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SubjectDatePriority
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/31/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/08/2020 Normal
GHPB // ort of Houston Region Status Update - May 705/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/07/2020 Normal
GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - May 605/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/06/2020 Normal
GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - May 505/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/04/2020 Normal
GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - May 405/04/2020 Normal
FW: Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/02/2020 Normal
GHPB // Port of Houston Region Status Update - May 105/01/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

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

 

 

May 01, 2020            Friday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-012300-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

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

Onshore flow will continue into the middle of next week. During

the nighttime hours, slightly stronger winds could result in SCEC

conditions for over the Gulf waters through 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

 

04/23

0416         All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0630         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">Friday

A Few Clouds

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    62° 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           86° 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  30.05 in / 1018.1 mb

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.07 in / 1018.1 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    61° 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    S 6 mph

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

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             70° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            80° 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   30.06 in / 1018.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     56° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         9  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;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Sunny, with a high near 86. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

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

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

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

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86.<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">Sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

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

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

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

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

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

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">Child Abduction Emergency

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">TXC015-039-041-051-071-089-157-167-185-201-225-239-291-313-321-

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">339-373-407-455-471-473-477-481-011300-

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">CHILD ABDUCTION EMERGENCY

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">Relayed by National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">652 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">...AMBER ALERT...

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE TEXAS

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">THIS IS A CHILD ABDUCTION ALERT ISSUED BY THE TEXAS AMBER ALERT

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">NETWORK.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">THE BEXAR COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE IS SEARCHING FOR AURORA LEE

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">LOPEZ, HISPANIC FEMALE, 2 YEARS OLD, 3 FEET TALL, 20 POUNDS, BROWN

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">HAIR, BROWN EYE, AND UNKNOWN CLOTHING DESCRIPTION.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR SHERRY LEE MCGILL, WHITE FEMALE, 49 YEARS

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">OLD, 5 FEET 8 INCHES TALL, 180 POUNDS, BROWN HAIR, BROWN EYE AND

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">UNKNOWN CLOTHING DESCRIPTION, IN CONNECTION WITH HER ABDUCTION.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">THE SUSPECT IS DRIVING A BLACK, 2012, HONDA, ACCORD WITH A TEXAS

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">LICENSE PLATE NUMBER OF K T R 2 9 8 9.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">THE SUSPECT WAS LAST HEARD FROM IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS BELIEVE THIS CHILD TO BE IN GRAVE OR

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">IMMEDIATE DANGER.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THIS ABDUCTION, CALL THE BEXAR

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE AT 2 1 0 3 3 5 6 0 0 0.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">NEWS MEDIA POINT OF CONTACT IS THE BEXAR COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">$$

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Air Quality Alert

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ213-237-238-313-337-338-437-438-012215-

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">502 PM CDT Thu Apr 30 2020

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...Ozone Action Day on Friday...

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued an

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Ozone Action Day for the Houston, Galveston, and Brazoria areas for

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Friday, May 1st.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">high levels of ozone pollution in the Houston, Galveston and

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">surrounding areas on Friday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">sharing a ride, walking, riding a bicycle, taking your lunch to work,

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">avoiding drive through lanes, conserving energy and keeping your vehicle

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">properly tuned.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">For more information on ozone:

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Ozone: The Facts www.tceq.texas.gov/airquality/monops/ozonefacts.html

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">EPA AIR NOW:

<span

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Take Care Of Texas: www.takecareoftexas.org/air/airquality

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-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) @ 0712 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.4 ft Falling = 45’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.3 ft Falling = 45’03”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.5 ft Steady = 45’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.7 ft Rising = 45’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.5 ft Steady = 45’05’

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0712 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

FZUS54 KHGX 011023

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

523 AM CDT Fri May 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.

 

GMZ300-012300-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

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

Onshore flow will continue into the middle of next week. During

the nighttime hours, slightly stronger winds could result in SCEC

conditions for over the Gulf waters through the weekend. 

 

$$

 

GMZ335-012300-

Galveston Bay-

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy in

the afternoon.

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

choppy.

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

choppy.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

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

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

choppy.

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

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight.

 

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Matagorda Bay-

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

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

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

choppy.

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

choppy.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

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

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

choppy.

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

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to

5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight.

 

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GMZ350-355-012300-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

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

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

 

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Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

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

523 AM CDT Fri May 1 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south

5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 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

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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">

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation.aspx<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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

Chart viewer<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> - handy tool for chart reference

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National Hurricane Center<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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.