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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:Monday, January 27, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

January 27, 2020            Monday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-280215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

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

Rain chances will be increasing Tuesday as another storm system

moves across the area. The cold front associated with this system

will bring strong gusty offshore winds to the area Tuesday night

with Small Craft Advisories likely for all of our coastal waters

most of Wednesday.

 

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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

0850       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1100       All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/12

0850       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1100       All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/13

1715        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/14

1135        Outbound vessel traffic resumed // inbound vessel traffic remains suspended

1550        USCG MSU suspended all vessel traffic – due to vessel and Fishing vessel in Bolivar Roads

1648        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/16

1500         Outbound vessel traffic resumed // inbound vessel traffic remains suspended

1715         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/17

0500         Outbound vessel traffic resumed // inbound vessel traffic remains suspended

1200         Inbound vessel traffic resumed // open to all vessel traffic            

1335         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1515         Inbound vessel traffic only resumed

2305         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/18

0730         Inbound vessel traffic only resumed

1530         Outbound vessel traffic resumed // Inbound vessel traffic remains open

 

01/23

0150         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0305         All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/24             

0800  <span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">   All Inbound and outbound vessel traffic suspended – due to salvage operations on fishing vessel, Pappy’s Pride // Salvage

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">                  operations commenced

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1200        USCG advises all inbound and outbound vessel traffic indefinitely suspended - due to salvage

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">                  operations

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1600       Salvage operations continue and no information of a completion time

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2115       Salvage operations continue and no information of a completion time

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">01/25

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1000       Inbound and outbound vessel traffic resumed //open to all vessel traffic<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

 

01/26

0815  All inbound and outbound vessel traffic temporarily suspended – due to Clipper Irene aground at LT

      Buoy 9 and 10

1312       All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/27

0400       Outbound vessel traffic suspended and Inbound vessel traffic only

0420       Outbound vessel traffic resumed and inbound vessel traffic remains open //open to all vessel traffic

 

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Present vessel traffic

26          Vessels set to proceed inbound

14          Vessels set to proceed outbound

 

 

 

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

 

01/13

1630       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/14

1145       All vessel traffic resumed // First outbound vessel to sail 1300 hrs

1408       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog  

 

01/15

0645       All vessel traffic resumed

1000       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1200       All vessel traffic resumed

1715       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

01/17

0400        All vessel traffic resumed

0500        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0900        All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/18

0001        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1130        All vessel traffic resumed

1435        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1530        All vessel traffic resumed

 

01/22

1727       Inbound only traffic suspended – due to rough seas

2300       Open to all vessel traffic

 

01/23

0515         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0700         All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

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<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">Monday

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    57° 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           70° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     83%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.04 in / 1017.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    52° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         5 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    NR° F

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             58° 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      %

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     56° 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            67° 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   30.05 in / 1017.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint      54° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility          5  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      NR° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast 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.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Patchy dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Dense Fog Advisory

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">714 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>213-226-227-235-300-271600-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.CON.KHGX.FG.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-200127T1600Z/

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Houston-Trinity-Madison-Walker-San Jacinto-Polk-Burleson-Brazos-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Washington-Grimes-Montgomery-Northern Liberty-Colorado-Austin-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Waller-Inland Harris-Wharton-Fort Bend-Inland Jackson-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Southern Liberty-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Including the cities of Crockett, Trinity, Groveton,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Madisonville, Huntsville, Shepherd, Coldspring, Livingston,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Corrigan, Caldwell, Somerville, College Station, Bryan, Brenham,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Navasota, Conroe, The Woodlands, Liberty, Cleveland, Dayton,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Columbus, Eagle Lake, Weimar, Sealy, Bellville, Hempstead,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Prairie View, Brookshire, Waller, Houston, El Campo, Wharton,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Missouri City, Mission Bend, Sugar Land, Rosenberg, First Colony,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Pecan Grove, Edna, Ganado, and Devers

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">714 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">MORNING...

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...Visibility one quarter mile or less in dense fog.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Portions of south central and southeast Texas.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...Until 10 AM CST this morning.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">If driving, slow down, use your headlights, and leave plenty of

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">distance ahead of you.

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

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

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$$<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">

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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) @ 0820 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Steady = 46’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.4 ft Falling = 46’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Falling = 46’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.8 ft Falling = 45’08”

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0820 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 5 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from ENE gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from NE gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from NNE gusts to 7 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from NE gusts to 6 knots

 

 

 

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

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

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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 271321 AAA

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 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.

 

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Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

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

Rain chances will be increasing Tuesday as another storm system

moves across the area. The cold front associated with this system

will bring strong gusty offshore winds to the area Tuesday night

with Small Craft Advisories likely for all of our coastal waters

most of Wednesday.

 

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Galveston Bay-

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. Patchy fog early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers late.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers early in the

morning, then showers likely and isolated thunderstorms in the

late morning and afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Bay waters

rough. A chance of showers in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 10 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy. A slight

chance of showers late.

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

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

chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

 

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Matagorda Bay-

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

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

early in the morning.

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

choppy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers late.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in

the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Bay waters

rough.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of showers late.

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

choppy. A chance of showers.

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

slightly choppy. A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers in the morning, then a slight chance of

showers in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

 

$$

 

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Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

slight chance of showers late.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers

in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the late morning and

afternoon. Showers likely in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 feet. A

chance of showers in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A chance of showers late.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

chance of showers until late afternoon, then showers likely late

in the afternoon.

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

4 feet. Showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers

after midnight.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers in the evening.

 

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Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

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

721 AM CST Mon Jan 27 2020

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers late.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south in the

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

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet

building to 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet after

midnight. A chance of showers in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas

up to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds around 15 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers late.

.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers until late afternoon, then showers likely late in the

afternoon.

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

5 feet. Showers likely until early morning, then a chance of

showers late.

.FRIDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance

of showers in the evening.

 

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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

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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

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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)

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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">

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<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,

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<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

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

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

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NOAA

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Notice posted on Monday, January 27, 2020

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.