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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:Thursday, May 07, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

May 07, 2020            Thursday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-072200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

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

A moderate to strong onshore flow will develop today and will persist

through Friday morning. Small Craft Advisories will be needed this

evening through Friday afternoon across the waters. A cold front with

associated showers and thunderstorms will push through late Friday

afternoon through Friday evening. Moderate to strong northeast winds

will develop and strengthen and seas will increase in the wake of the

front. Lingering showers and embedded thunderstorms are anticipated

Saturday and Saturday night. Gradually decreasing northeast winds and

lowering seas can be expected Saturday night through Monday. Moderate

southeast winds return to the area starting Monday night.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

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">Thursday

Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    66° 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           84° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.12 in / 1020.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    59° 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 7 mph

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

<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             75° 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      81%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.12 in / 1020.0 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      10 miles

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

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

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

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

Fog / Mist

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             75° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            81° 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   30.12 in / 1019.8 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         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         N 3 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

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

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

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

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

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

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

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 80.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

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

 

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

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

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

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

Wednesday: 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) @ 0656 hrs

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

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

<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">1.6 ft Rising = 46’06”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.2 ft Falling = 47’02”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.0 ft Steady = 47’00”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0656 hrs

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from ENE gusts to 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from ENE gusts to 10 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from ENE gusts to 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from E gusts to 6 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 070857

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 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.

 

GMZ300-072200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

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

A moderate to strong onshore flow will develop today and will persist

through Friday morning. Small Craft Advisories will be needed this

evening through Friday afternoon across the waters. A cold front with

associated showers and thunderstorms will push through late Friday

afternoon through Friday evening. Moderate to strong northeast winds

will develop and strengthen and seas will increase in the wake of the

front. Lingering showers and embedded thunderstorms are anticipated

Saturday and Saturday night. Gradually decreasing northeast winds and

lowering seas can be expected Saturday night through Monday. Moderate

southeast winds return to the area starting Monday night.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-072200-

Galveston Bay-

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

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

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots

after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming rough after midnight.

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots

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

afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in

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

the morning. Showers and thunderstorms likely 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. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance

of showers. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

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

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon.

Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-072200-

Matagorda Bay-

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

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

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Bay waters rough.

.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southeast around 10 knots

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

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

morning and 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.

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

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

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

evening.

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

.SUNDAY NIGHT and MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

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

slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-072200-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 

.TONIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west 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 increasing to 20 to 25

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

7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 25 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...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in

the evening. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

.MONDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-072200-

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-

357 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional

seas up to 10 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet

subsiding to 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet in the afternoon.

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 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 20 to 25

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

feet building to 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet after

midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional

seas up to 11 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning,

then a chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional

seas up to 10 feet. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. A chance

of showers.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers in the morning. 

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

.MONDAY...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

with occasional seas up to 6 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/

 

 

<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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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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197’ (Morgan’s Point)

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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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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

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

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.