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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:Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 06, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-062215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

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

Showers and thunderstorms will move through the Gulf waters this

morning as a cold front pushes through the area. A moderate

northeasterly flow that is expected to develop behind the front will

persist for most of the day today. A strengthening onshore flow

returns on Thursday and persists until the next cold front moves

through the area late Friday. Showers and thunderstorms will

accompany this front, mainly Friday afternoon through Saturday

morning. Northeast winds behind this front will persist through much

of the weekend. 

 

$$

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel

 

 

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

Light Rain

<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            63° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           84° 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  30.08 in / 1018.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    64° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     NE 5 mph

<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     72° 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            80° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      76%

<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    64° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

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

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

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

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

Overcast

<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             68° 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      79%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.06 in / 1017.96 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     64° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility        10  miles

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind         NE 9 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 72. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

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

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.0 ft Rising = 46’00”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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<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">4 knots from NNE gusts to 8 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">10 knots from NNE gusts to 12 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">15 knots from ENE gusts to 19 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">21 knots from NE gusts to 25 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from ENE gusts to 19 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 060952

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

452 AM CDT Wed May 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.

 

GMZ300-062215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

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

Showers and thunderstorms will move through the Gulf waters this

morning as a cold front pushes through the area. A moderate

northeasterly flow that is expected to develop behind the front will

persist for most of the day today. A strengthening onshore flow

returns on Thursday and persists until the next cold front moves

through the area late Friday. Showers and thunderstorms will

accompany this front, mainly Friday afternoon through Saturday

morning. Northeast winds behind this front will persist through much

of the weekend. 

 

$$

 

GMZ335-062215-

Galveston Bay-

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly choppy in the

afternoon. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms

early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming choppy in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly choppy in the

afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning

and early afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely late in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20

knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming choppy after

midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A chance

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

of showers in the afternoon.

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

slightly choppy.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ330-062215-

Matagorda Bay-

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds around 15 knots becoming east 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy to choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers early in the morning. Isolated

thunderstorms in the morning. A slight chance of showers late in the

morning.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots

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

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming choppy in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Bay waters rough.

.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in

the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly choppy in the afternoon.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the morning, then

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

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

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly choppy

after midnight. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms

in the evening.

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

Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth after

midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-062215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

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

A slight chance of showers late in the morning.

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

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots

after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet subsiding

to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

early in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in

the late morning and afternoon.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

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

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

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-062215-

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-

452 AM CDT Wed May 6 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

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

A slight chance of showers late in the morning.

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

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south 20 to

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

8 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and

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

afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to 20

knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7

feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.

A slight chance of showers.

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

in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 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"> 

<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/

 

 

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

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

 

 

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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

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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-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

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

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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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<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

http://galvestonpilots.com/galtexnew/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">

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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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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Weather WEB Sites

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

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

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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.