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SubjectDatePriority
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:Saturday, April 04, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

April 04, 2020            Saturday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-042230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong offshore winds will be develop late this

morning and afternoon in the wake of a cold front. Periods of

light to moderate rain will occur over the local waters through

this evening. A tight offshore pressure gradient over the bay and

Gulf waters will maintain strengthened north to northeast winds

through Sunday morning. Light to moderate easterly winds on Sunday

will become onshore early Monday with the inland advancement of a

warm front.

 

$$

 

 

 

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">Saturday

<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    63° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           61° 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  29.91 in / 1013.58 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    60° 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     N 16 mph

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

Fair

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             66° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     91%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.89 in / 1012.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    69° 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">Saturday

Fog / Mist

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             63° 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      96%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.91 in / 1012.7 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     67° 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         Calm

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

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

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.

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

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.<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;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 71. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

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

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

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

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 67. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9pm and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 10 mph.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

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

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

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

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

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

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Hazard 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">327 PM CDT Fri Apr 3 2020

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ436>438-040730-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.CON.KHGX.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-200404T1200Z/

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">327 PM CDT Fri Apr 3 2020

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY

<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...Dangerous rip currents.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Matagorda Islands, Brazoria Islands, Galveston Island

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...Through Saturday morning.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  from shore into deeper water.

<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">Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">shore and call or wave for help.

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0640 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Falling = 46’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Falling = 46’05”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.1 ft Rising = 46’01”

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0640 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from NNW 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">17 knots from NW gusts to 19 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from SSE gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">14 knots from SE gusts to 17 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2 knots from SSE gusts to 10 knots

 

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<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"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<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">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

 

FZUS54 KHGX 040925

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 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.

 

GMZ300-042230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong offshore winds will be develop late this

morning and afternoon in the wake of a cold front. Periods of

light to moderate rain will occur over the local waters through

this evening. A tight offshore pressure gradient over the bay and

Gulf waters will maintain strengthened north to northeast winds

through Sunday morning. Light to moderate easterly winds on Sunday

will become onshore early Monday with the inland advancement of a

warm front.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-042230-

Galveston Bay-

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

.TODAY...Winds becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A chance of showers early in the morning.

Isolated thunderstorms. Showers in the late morning and afternoon.

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

choppy. Showers likely in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers after midnight.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of

showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms in the evening.

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

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

Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

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

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the

evening.

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

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

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

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

to slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-042230-

Matagorda Bay-

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Winds becoming north 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

A chance of showers early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms.

Showers in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers until early morning.

Isolated thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers late.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers

in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers in

the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

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

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

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

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ355-042230-

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

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

.TODAY...Winds becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4

feet. A chance of showers early in the morning. Isolated

thunderstorms. Showers in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers

likely in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of

showers after midnight.

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

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the

evening.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

3 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

 

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GMZ350-042230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

.TODAY...Winds becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5

feet. A chance of showers early in the morning. Isolated

thunderstorms. Showers in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

chance of showers until early morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

slight chance of showers late.

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

chance of showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ375-042230-

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

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of

showers early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers in

the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers likely in the evening.

Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers after midnight.

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

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

isolated thunderstorms.

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

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-042230-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

425 AM CDT Sat Apr 4 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

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

morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers in the late morning and

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers until early

morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers late.

.SUNDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

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

isolated thunderstorms.

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

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

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

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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

 

 

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

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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

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<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)

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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

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

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

www.brazospilots.com

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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.