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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/31/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/27/2020 Normal
MSIB 01-20 Novel Coronavirus from USCG Washington, D.C. 01/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/24/2020 Normal
USCG Notice Regarding Recent Coronavirus 01/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/23/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 01/23/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 01/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/19/2020 Normal
Freeport - Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Freeport - Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/17/2020 Normal
Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic 01/17/2020 Normal
Freeport // Update01/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/16/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/15/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/14/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/13/2020 Normal
Sea fog returning to the region Monday morning01/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/12/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Sunday, January 12, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

January 12, 2020            Sunday

 

 

                

Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-122215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Winds will veer to the northeast and eventually to the east on

Sunday as the surface high drifts east of the region. A warm front

will move into the area on Monday, bringing a threat of sea fog

and east to southeast winds.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Recent port closures

01/02

0420       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1300       Outbound vessel traffic only resumed

2045        Inbound vessel traffic resumed // Outbound vessel traffic suspended

 

01/03

0530       Outbound vessel traffic resumed // Open to all vessel traffic

 

01/10

2325       All vessel traffic suspended due to inclement weather

 

01/11

0530       All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

 

01/10 

2200       All vessel traffic suspended due to inclement weather

 

01/11 

0530       All vessel traffic resumed

0916       All vessel traffic suspended

1415       All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

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Houston

Galveston

Freeport

Sunrise

Sunset

0718 hrs

1742 hrs

0715 hrs

1740 hrs

0716 hrs

1743 hrs

 

 

 

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA HOUSTON

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA GALVESTON, TEXAS CITY

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA FREEPORT

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunday

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A Few Clouds

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   39° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           51° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          64° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    82%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.21 in / 1023.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   34° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility     10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill  35° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind E 6 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunday

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     45° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             57° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            62° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     90%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.22 in / 1023.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     42° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility       10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index  NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill   40° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NE 9 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunday

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    35° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            55° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           65° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     93%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.20 in / 1022.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    33° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility        8 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index   NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill    30° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 6 mph  

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 3am and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 10 mph.

Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am, then patchy fog after 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. East wind around 10 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 10 mph.

Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0743 hrs

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Manchester

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.3 ft Falling = 46’03”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Morgan’s Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Steady = 45’09”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Eagle Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.2 ft Rising = 46’02”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.2 ft Falling = 45’02”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Pier 21

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.7 ft Falling = 45’07”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0743 hrs

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Manchester

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from NE gusts to 7 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Morgan’s Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from NE gusts to 8 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Eagle Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">10 knots from ENE gusts to 12 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">12 knots from NNE gusts to 14 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Pier 21

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from NNE gusts to 11 knots

 

 

 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MARSEC LEVEL 1

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/fz/fzus54.khgx.cwf.hgx.txt<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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FZUS54 KHGX 120902

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship

Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

 

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest

1/3 of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average

highest 10 percent of the waves.

 

GMZ300-122215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Winds will veer to the northeast and eventually to the east on

Sunday as the surface high drifts east of the region. A warm front

will move into the area on Monday, bringing a threat of sea fog

and east to southeast winds.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-122215-

Galveston Bay-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight

chance of showers after midnight. A chance of showers late.

.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Patchy fog

in the morning. Patchy fog late in the afternoon. A chance of

showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in

the evening. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late

evening and overnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Patchy

fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth

to slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers late.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then

a chance of showers in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth. A slight chance of showers in the late evening and

overnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-122215-

Matagorda Bay-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Patchy

fog after midnight. A slight chance of showers after midnight. A

chance of showers late.

.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog late in

the afternoon. A chance of showers. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

late evening and overnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Patchy

fog in the morning. A chance of showers early in the morning. A

slight chance of thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the

late morning and afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth

to slightly choppy.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A slight chance of showers in the late morning and

afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A slight chance of showers. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ355-122215-

Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight

chance of showers late in the evening. A chance of showers after

midnight.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy

fog. Showers likely early in the morning. A chance of showers in

the late morning and afternoon. A slight chance of thunderstorms

in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Patchy fog. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late

evening and overnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy

fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers late.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-122215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight

chance of showers late in the evening. A chance of showers after

midnight.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. A

slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

Patchy fog. A chance of thunderstorms in the late evening and

early morning. A chance of showers in the late evening and

overnight. A slight chance of thunderstorms late.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. Patchy fog

in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning. A slight

chance of thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ375-122215-

Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight

chance of showers late in the evening. A chance of showers after

midnight, then showers likely late.

.MONDAY...East winds around 15 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Patchy fog. A chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

Patchy fog. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late

evening and overnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Patchy

fog in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning. A slight

chance of thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers early in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-122215-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

302 AM CST Sun Jan 12 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers in the

evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

Patchy fog. A chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet. Patchy

fog. A chance of thunderstorms in the late evening and early

morning. A chance of showers in the late evening and overnight. A

slight chance of thunderstorms late.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Patchy

fog in the morning. A chance of showers in the morning. A slight

chance of thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet.

 

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NOAA Houston/Galveston Weather<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT4.shtml<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">KHOU WEATHER

http://www.khou.com/weather/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston WEB Cams

https://www.galveston.com/webcams/

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Kemah WEB Cams

https://saltwater-recon.com/kemah-seabrook/

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Baytown WEB Cams

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/   

https://www.meteoblue.com/en/weather/forecast/webcams/baytown_united-states-of-america_4672731

 

 

Please visit our WEB Site<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> www.moranshipping.com<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> for port tide tables <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Port of Houston Authority<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

http://www.portofhouston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

ACOE Project Depth for Houston Ship Channel<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell / Enterprise

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters up to S.P. Slip

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">36 feet/10.97 meters to the Turning Basin

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters Barbour’s Cut Channel

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters Bayport Channel <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Please note the above information is based on the Corp of Engineers – Project draft for the Houston Ship Channel, if you have a question regarding deep draft in Houston Ship Channel or alongside a berth, please contact our operations department

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fred Hartman

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Jesse Jones

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sidney Sherman

197’ (Morgan’s Point)

197’ (below Fred Hartman Bridge – Baytown)<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Baytown/LaPorte Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Battleship Texas)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Beltway 8 Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Power Plant)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">135' (Loop 610 Bridge)

Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Texas City

http://www.tctrr.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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The Texas City Ship Channel is approximately 11 miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The ACOE project draft for the TXCSC is 45’00 FW at MLT from the GB BUOY to Valero Dock # 42, the channel above project draft is 40’00 FW at MLT.  The length on the final approach from the Houston, Galveston, Texas City tri-channel split is approximately 6 miles, the width is approximately a 400 ft bottom, the Turning Basin is approximately 4,200 ft long and 1,200 ft wide with a maximum deep draft of 45 ft FW at MLT, and is navigable day or night with no air draft restrictions.  Only TX City Docks with 45’00” maximum deep draft at MLT are TC # 41, & 42

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Galveston

http://www.portofgalveston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The Galveston Ship Channel is approximately    miles from GB Buoy <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:white">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The ACOE project draft for the GSC is 45’00” FW.  The narrowest point is approximately 1,200 ft wide with no air draft restrictions.  At the POGA berths the maximum deep draft varies from 32’00” to 40’00” at MLT,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

 

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Army Corp of Engineers

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation.aspx<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

http://galvestonpilots.com/galtexnew/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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National Data Buoy Center

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Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.