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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
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Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update05/27/2020 Normal
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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
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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
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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
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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 13, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 13, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-132215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

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

Onshore flow through the remainder of the week. Winds and seas

will increase Saturday and may caution levels. Showers and

thunderstorms may become more numerous over the weekend as a slow

moving upper level low pressure system drifts across Southeast

Texas.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

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

Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    73° 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           85° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    90%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.96 in / 1015.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    70° 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 7 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">Mostly Cloudy

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            83° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.96 in / 1014.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    70° 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   77° 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 18 mph, Gusts up to 25 mph

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

Partly Cloudy

<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             74° 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      90%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.96 in / 1014.6 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    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;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Cloudy through mid- morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 83. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: Isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. 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. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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

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

Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: 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: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<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) @ 0620 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Steady = 46’05”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Steady = 46’05”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Steady = 46’06”

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0620 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from SSW gusts to 10 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 SSE gusts to 14 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">12 knots from S gusts to 14 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">16 knots from SSE gusts to 21 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from S gusts to 14 knots

 

 

 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MARSEC LEVEL 1

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

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/fz/fzus54.khgx.cwf.hgx.txt<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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FZUS54 KHGX 130931

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 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.

 

GMZ300-132215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

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

Onshore flow through the remainder of the week. Winds and seas

will increase Saturday and may caution levels. Showers and

thunderstorms may become more numerous over the weekend as a slow

moving upper level low pressure system drifts across Southeast

Texas.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-132215-

Galveston Bay-

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the morning,

then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and

afternoon.

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

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms early in the evening.

Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms early in the

evening. Isolated showers after midnight.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy becoming smooth

in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-132215-

Matagorda Bay-

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

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

choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

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. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

evening, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in

the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the

afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Showers

and thunderstorms likely.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-132215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the morning, then

isolated showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and

afternoon.

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

Isolated showers after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

4 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Scattered showers

and thunderstorms.

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

4 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to

4 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ375-132215-

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

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

knots by late afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms early in the morning, then isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the late morning and early afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms in the morning, then isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to

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

midnight.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms

in the morning, then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to

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

thunderstorms.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-132215-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

431 AM CDT Wed May 13 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

knots by late morning. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up

to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the

morning, then isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the

morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Isolated showers after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms

in the morning, then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to

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

midnight.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms

in the morning, then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas

up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to

6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

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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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<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

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

<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)

Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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

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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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.