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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:Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 12, 2020            Tuesday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-122230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

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

Onshore flow will continue likely increasing this afternoon and

tonight with building seas. An area of showers and thunderstorms

may move southeastward into the Matagorda Bay region overnight or

may weaken inland. The onshore flow will likely fluctuate in a

small range and strength through Thursday night then increase as

unsettled weather moves across Texas into Southeast Texas for 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">Tuesday

Mostly Cloudy

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.06 in / 1018.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    66° 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   80° 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 9 mph

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     78° 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            83° 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   30.08 in / 1018.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    68° 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   80° 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 14 mph

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

A Few Clouds

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     78° 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            82° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.06 in / 1017.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     66° 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    80° 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 14 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday Night: Isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday Night: Isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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

Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 20%<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Beach Hazards Statement

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Hazard Message

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">619 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ436>438-121930-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.NEW.KHGX.BH.S.0007.200512T1119Z-200513T0400Z/

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Matagorda Islands-Brazoria Islands-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">619 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...Strong rip currents and elevated tides.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Matagorda Islands, Brazoria Islands and Galveston

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Island and Bolivar Peninsula Counties.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...Through this evening.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  from shore into deeper water.  Minor beach flooding on Gulf

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  facing shores will be possible especially during high tide.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Only swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">shore and call or wave for help.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">&&

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> 

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">$$

 

 

 

 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0920 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Rising = 45’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Steady = 45’09”

<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">2.5 ft Steady = 47’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.1 ft Rising = 47’01”

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0800 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from S gusts to 11 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 SE gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from SE gusts to 12 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">13 knots from SSE gusts to 14 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from S gusts to 10 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 120946

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 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.

 

GMZ300-122230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

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

Onshore flow will continue likely increasing this afternoon and

tonight with building seas. An area of showers and thunderstorms

may move southeastward into the Matagorda Bay region overnight or

may weaken inland. The onshore flow will likely fluctuate in a

small range and strength through Thursday night then increase as

unsettled weather moves across Texas into Southeast Texas for the

weekend.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-122230-

Galveston Bay-

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms late.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the evening,

then isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy.

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

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after

midnight.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-122230-

Matagorda Bay-

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots with gusts near 20 knots.

Bay waters slightly choppy to choppy. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms possible in the afternoon. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms late.

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

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. Scattered showers and thunderstorms early

in the evening, then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

late evening and early morning.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy.

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

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-122230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in

the afternoon.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the evening, then

isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Isolated showers

and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

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GMZ370-375-122230-

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-

446 AM CDT Tue May 12 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms

in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms

early in the evening, then isolated showers and thunderstorms

late in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to

6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Isolated showers after

midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

building to 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet after

midnight. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to

5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered showers and

thunderstorms after midnight.

 

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

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<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">

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

<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

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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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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.