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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:Monday, April 06, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

April 06, 2020            Monday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-062200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

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

East winds will shifting to the southeast today as a warm front

develops and moves inland. Isolated to widely scattered showers

will be possible this morning. Otherwise generally light to

moderate onshore winds will prevail the next few days as weak high

pressure lingers to the east. The next cold front is still forecast

to move into the Gulf late Thursday night.

 

$$

 

 

 

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">Monday

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

<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            72° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           79° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    84%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.99 in / 1016.1 mb

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     N 3 mph

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

Light Rain

<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             73° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            77° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     84%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.99 in / 1015.5 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        8 miles

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     E 7 mph

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

Light Rain, Fog / Mist

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            77° 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   29.99 in / 1015.5 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         6  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 3 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

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

Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 10 mph.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

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

Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

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

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

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

Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Sunday: A 20 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">

 

 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0736 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.5 ft Rising = 47’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.9 ft Steady = 46’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.3 ft Rising = 47’03”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.8 ft Falling = 46’08”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0736 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from NE gusts to 8 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from ESE gusts to 5 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 060933

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 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.

 

GMZ300-062200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

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

East winds will shifting to the southeast today as a warm front

develops and moves inland. Isolated to widely scattered showers

will be possible this morning. Otherwise generally light to

moderate onshore winds will prevail the next few days as weak high

pressure lingers to the east. The next cold front is still forecast

to move into the Gulf late Thursday night.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-062200-

Galveston Bay-

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

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

and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming south after

midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy becoming smooth

after midnight.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

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

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

smooth.

.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in the

morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers likely in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-062200-

Matagorda Bay-

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon. A chance of showers until late afternoon.

Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. A slight chance of

showers late.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after

midnight. Bay waters smooth.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning.

.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.

.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in the

morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-062200-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of

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

isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after

midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning.

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

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

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

.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of

showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-062200-

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-

433 AM CDT Mon Apr 6 2020

 

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of

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

isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after

midnight. Seas 3 to 4 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.

.THURSDAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of

showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...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.

 

$$

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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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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

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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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www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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Notice posted on Monday, April 06, 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.