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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:Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

April 22, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-230415-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 2020

 

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

Moderate onshore flow and elevated seas will continue through the evening

hours ahead of an approaching cold front. Showers and isolated thunderstorms

will be possible before the front moves through the area. Offshore flow

is expected during the day on Thursday, but southeasterly winds quickly

return Thursday night and into Friday. Another cold front is expected

to move through the region Friday night resulting in moderate to strong

northeasterly winds to develop over the weekend. 

 

$$

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

04/07

1125       Closed to all vessel traffic – due to fog

1245       Resumed inbound vessel traffic / Outbound vessel traffic remains open (2 way traffic)

 

04/12

1735       All vessel traffic stopped due to vessel anchored in channel  below Bayport and above Texas City ship channel

                 –  due to loss of power

2055       All vessel traffic resumed

 

04/19

0350       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1140       Resumed Outbound vessel traffic only

1405       Resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic and remains boarding outbound vessel traffic

2225       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog 

 

04/20

0715        All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel

04/07

0515       Closed to all vessel traffic – account fog

1130       Open to outbound vessel traffic only

1600       Open to all vessel traffic

 

04/08

0700       Closed to all vessel traffic – account fog

1200       Open to all vessel traffic

 

04/19

0400       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0800       All vessel traffic will resumed 

 

04/20

0300       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0830       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">Wednesday

<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    81° 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           82° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.78 in / 1008.9 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility        7 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     S 20 mph, Gusts up to 30 mph

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

Overcast with Haze

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             74° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            78° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      85%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.81 in / 1009.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    74° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility        3 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    SE 17 mph

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

Overcast with Haze

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     80° 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            79° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.80 in / 1009.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     74° 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         S 16 mph, Gusts up to 25 mph

This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

Thursday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 70.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.<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) @ 1316 hrs

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.4 ft Steady = 47’04”

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.3 ft Steady = 42’03’

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 1316 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from S gusts to 19 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from SSE gusts to 18 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from SSE gusts to 21 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from SSE gusts to 18 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from SSE gusts to 15 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 221528

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 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.

 

GMZ300-230415-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 2020

 

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

Moderate onshore flow and elevated seas will continue through the evening

hours ahead of an approaching cold front. Showers and isolated thunderstorms

will be possible before the front moves through the area. Offshore flow

is expected during the day on Thursday, but southeasterly winds quickly

return Thursday night and into Friday. Another cold front is expected

to move through the region Friday night resulting in moderate to strong

northeasterly winds to develop over the weekend. 

 

$$

 

GMZ330-335-230415-

Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and early afternoon.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots

after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly choppy after midnight.

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

of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots

after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy after midnight.

.SATURDAY and SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

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

Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-230415-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional

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

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots

after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north after

midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

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

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-230415-

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-

1028 AM CDT Wed Apr 22 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

 

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late

in the afternoon.

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

after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north in the afternoon.

Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance

of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots

after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

 

$$

 

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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)

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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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National Data Buoy Center

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