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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/24/2020 Normal
CBP PIN 20-008 // Temporary Restrictions on Crew Shore Leave Rescinded06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/08/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane //// Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/07/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane /// Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/07/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/06/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/06/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane /// Tropical Depression Cristobal 06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/04/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal06/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/04/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // TS Cristobal Update 06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA // Tropical Storm Cristobal Update06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/02/2020 Normal
NOAA // Tropical Depression # 3 06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/01/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Remnants of Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda 06/01/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Remnants of Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda 06/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:NOAA Hurricane // TS Cristobal Update
Date:Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">882 <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">AXNT20 KNHC 032324 <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">TWDAT <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Tropical Weather Discussion <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">2300 UTC Wed Jun 3 2020 <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Tropical Weather Discussion for North America, Central America <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, northern sections of South <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">America, and Atlantic Ocean to the African coast from the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Equator to 32N. The following information is based on satellite <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">imagery, weather observations, radar and meteorological analysis. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  Based on 1800 UTC surface analysis and satellite imagery through <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">2300 UTC. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">...SPECIAL FEATURES... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Cristobal is weakening very slowly while moving over land near <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Ciudad del Carmen in Mexico. It is centered near 18.3N 91.8W at <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">03/2100 UTC moving toward the SE or 135 degrees at 3 kt. A turn <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">toward the east is expected by tonight. A turn toward the north- <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">northeast and north is expected on Thursday and Friday. On the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">forecast track, the center will move over eastern Mexico through <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Thursday. Then, the center of Cristobal is forecast to move back <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">over the southern Gulf of Mexico by Friday, and over the central <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Gulf of Mexico on Saturday. Estimated minimal central pressure <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">is 995 mb. Maximum sustained winds speed is 45 kt with gusts to <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">55 kt. Cristobal will likely become a tropical depression by <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Thursday evening. Some re-strengthening is expected to begin on <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Friday as it moves back over the Gulf of Mexico. Cristobal is <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">expected to produce rainfall amounts of 10-20 inches over the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Mexican states of Campeche, Chiapas, Quintana Roo, Tabasco and <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Yucatan, with 5-10 inches of rain in Veracruz and Oaxaca. In <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Central America, portions of Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador and <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">southwestern Honduras are also likely to receive additional <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">rounds of heavy rain. The rains could lead to additional life- <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">threatening flash floods and mudslides, especially in areas of <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">mountainous terrain. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Please, read the latest HIGH SEAS FORECAST issued by the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">National Hurricane Center at website https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAHSFAT2.shtml and the latest <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Cristobal NHC Forecast/Advisory and Public Advisory at <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">www.hurricanes.gov for more details. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">...EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IN CENTRAL AMERICA AND MEXICO... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Tropical Storm Cristobal is part of a larger Central American <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Gyre circulation (i.e. CAG), that has been bringing heavy <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">rainfall and severe flooding to parts of Central America and <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">southern Mexico during the last several days. Additional heavy <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">rainfall is expected through Fri night. As Cristobal interacts <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">with the eastern Pacific monsoon trough, abundant tropical <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">moisture in a southwesterly flow will continue to impact SE <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Mexico and northern Central America. Rounds of heavy rain are <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">expected in El Salvador, with additional 10-15 inches of rain, <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">mainly from Thu afternoon through early Sat. Belize and Honduras <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">could receive 3 to 6 inches of rain. Rainfall in all of these areas <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">may produce life-threatening flash floods and mudslides. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Please read bulletins and forecasts issued by your local or <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">national meteorological service, for more details. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">...TROPICAL WAVES... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A tropical wave is near 30W, S of 18N, moving W at 10 to 15 kt. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Convection is limited near the wave axis. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A second tropical wave is along 52W/53W, S of 17N, moving W at <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">10 to 15 kt. This wave is helping to induce some convective <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">activity over French Guiana and Suriname. The wave shows up <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">reasonably well in the TPW animation, and 700 mb streamline <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">analysis. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">...MONSOON TROUGH/ITCZ... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">The monsoon trough enters the Atlantic Ocean through the coast <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">of Guinea, Africa near 11N15W and continues to 10N30W. The ITCZ <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">extends 09N34W to 07N42W to 09N50W. Scattered moderate to isolated <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">strong convection is from 05N to 07N between 15W and 22W. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">GULF OF MEXICO... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Please read the SPECIAL FEATURES section above for details about <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Tropical Storm Cristobal, and heavy rainfall across southern <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Mexico. During the last 24 hours, ending at 8 am this morning, <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">the Weather Service in Mexico reported rainfall amounts of 328.9 <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">mm (13 inches) in Campeche, followed by 222.4 mm (9 inches) in <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Tabasco and 220.8 mm (9 inches) in Chiapas. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">The pressure gradient between Cristobal and a 1018 mb high <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">pressure over the SE CONUS is producing an area of moderate to <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">strong easterly winds across the southern Gulf, mainly S of 25N <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">with seas of 8-10 ft roughly between 87W and 95W. These marine <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">conditions will persist on Thu. As Cristobal moves back into the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Gulf waters by Fri, winds and seas will continue to increase <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">across the Gulf region. Expect swells from Cristobal to begin <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">impacting the NW and north-central waters on Sat. After Cristobal <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">moves inland in the general area of the north-central Gulf, moderate <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">to fresh southerly flow will be present across most of the region <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">through Sun night. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Diurnal heating, combined with a SE wind flow along the western <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">periphery of the Bermuda high and the remnants of a frontal <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">boundary is supporting shower and thunderstorms over most of the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Florida Peninsula. Another round of convection, including <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">possible heavy rain is forecast for South Florida on Thu, with <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">the risk of urban flooding. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">CARIBBEAN SEA... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A broad area of low pressure, known as the Central American <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Gyre, will persist over northern Central America and southern <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Mexico for the next few days. Please, see the Special Features <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">section for more details. This is also forecast to produce <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">scattered showers and thunderstorms in the NW Caribbean through <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">at least Sat. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">The most recent scatterometer data indicated fresh to strong SE <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">winds over the western Caribbean, including the Gulf of Honduras. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">As tropical cyclone Cristóbal moves back into the Gulf of Mexico <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">waters, the pressure gradient will tighten between Cristobal and <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">the Atlantic high pressure. As a result, strong southeast winds <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">and building seas will continue in the Gulf of Honduras and east <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">of Yucatan Peninsula through Sat evening. Winds may reach gale <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">force in and near the Yucatan Channel Fri through most of Sat <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">along with building seas. Fresh to strong trade winds will <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">continue over the central Caribbean through early Sat, then <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">diminish to mainly fresh speeds through Mon. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A diffluent pattern aloft is helping to induce some convective <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">activity over Cuba. A band of showers and thunderstorms over the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">SW Caribbean could be associated with northward movement of the <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">eastern Pacific monsoon trough into the Caribbean Sea. Elsewhere, <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">patches of low level moisture, embedded in the trade wind flow, <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">prevail. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">ATLANTIC OCEAN... <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A couple of tropical waves are between Africa and the Lesser <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Antilles. Refer to the Tropical Waves section above for details. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">A stationary front extends from 31N48W to 25N60W to the central <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">Bahamas. This front is forecast to slowly dissipate through <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">early Thu. High pressure north of the front will support moderate <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">to fresh trade winds, mainly north of Hispaniola, through Sat <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">before diminishing slightly Sun through Mon. Some convective <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">activity is associated with the front. Farther E, a cold front <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">crosses the Canary Islands and continues SW, then W along 24N30W <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">to 28N42W. Patches of low level clouds are along the frontal <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">boundary. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">$$ <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:black">GR

Notice posted on Wednesday, June 03, 2020

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.