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GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 3004/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/29/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2904/29/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2804/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/28/2020 Normal
USCG MSIB 2-20 Novel Coronavirus (Change 4) 04/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/25/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2404/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/23/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2304/23/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2204/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/21/2020 Normal
GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2104/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/20/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 2004/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/18/2020 Normal
USCG Houston / Galveston Sector COVID-19 Vessel's Entry to Port Updated MSIB04/17/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 1704/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/16/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 1604/16/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 1504/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/15/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 1304/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/11/2020 Normal
USCG Washington DC CG MSIB 14-20 COVID-19: Ballast Water Management (BWM) Extension04/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/10/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 904/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/09/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update04/08/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update04/08/2020 Normal
FW: Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 804/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/07/2020 Normal
Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 704/07/2020 Normal
Brazos Pilots Association Notice of Port Freeport Condition Update04/07/2020 Normal
Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 604/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/03/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 304/03/2020 Normal
GHPB Port of Houston Region Status Update - April 204/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 04/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

April 01, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-012230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

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

Light to moderate east to southeast winds expected today. Caution

flags will continue for the nearshore and offshore waters through

this afternoon. Thereafter, light to occasionally moderate

onshore winds will prevail through early next week. Active weather

is expected at the end of the week, with a cold front moving

across SE Texas Friday night into early Saturday morning,

increasing the chances of showers and thunderstorms for the local

waters through Saturday afternoon.

 

$$

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Freeport // Open to outbound vessel traffic only

 

 

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">Wednesday

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    59° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           75° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    72%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.02 in / 1016.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    50° 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    NR° F

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

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

Partly Cloudy

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             68° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            73° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     61%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.01 in / 1016.3 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     E 13 mph

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

Fair

<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             65° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            73° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      81%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.02 in / 1016.5 mb

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

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 68.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71.

Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 71.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 74.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 69.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.<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) @ 0820 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.0 ft Rising = 45’00”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.0 ft Rising = 45’00”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Rising = 46’06”

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

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

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<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">6 knots from ENE gusts to 10 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from ESE gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">16 knots from ENE gusts to 18 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">20 knots from E gusts to 25 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from ESE gusts to 15 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 010934

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 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.

 

GMZ300-012230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

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

Light to moderate east to southeast winds expected today. Caution

flags will continue for the nearshore and offshore waters through

this afternoon. Thereafter, light to occasionally moderate

onshore winds will prevail through early next week. Active weather

is expected at the end of the week, with a cold front moving

across SE Texas Friday night into early Saturday morning,

increasing the chances of showers and thunderstorms for the local

waters through Saturday afternoon.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-012230-

Galveston Bay-

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

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

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

choppy.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. A

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-012230-

Matagorda Bay-

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

choppy.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in

the afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms in the evening.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening,

then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

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

slightly choppy. Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth

to slightly choppy. A chance of showers in the evening. Isolated

thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. A slight chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-012230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

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

4 feet. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers

and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A

chance of showers in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. A

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A slight chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-012230-

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-

434 AM CDT Wed Apr 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

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

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

Showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. A

slight chance of showers after midnight.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 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"> 

<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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<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

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<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-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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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

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<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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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.