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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:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Sunday, June 21, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

June 21, 2020            Sunday

 

 

USCG Houston / Galveston Sector – Captain Jason Smith COTP

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be prepared

 

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-212215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 2020

 

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

A diurnal wind pattern will continue during the next several days

with onshore winds slightly strengthening overnight and then

relaxing a bit during the day. Winds overnight could reach caution

criteria. A higher surge of tropical moisture will push into the

local waters next week and introduce greater shower and thunderstorm

chances.  

 

$$

 

 

 

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">Sunday

Partly Cloudy

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            79° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           93° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    79%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.98 in / 1015.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    75° 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  89° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     SE 3 mph

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

A Few Clouds

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             81° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      77%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.99 in / 1015.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    77° 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   96° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind    S 12 mph

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

Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     81° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             79° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            86° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.97 in / 1015.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     76° 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    87° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 10 mph.

Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 89. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 85. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 85. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.<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) @ 0756 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.4 ft Rising = 47’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.7 ft Steady = 47’07”

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.4 ft Rising = 46’04”

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0756 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from SSW 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">12 knots from S gusts to 15 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from SSW gusts to 7 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2 knots from SSW gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from S gusts to 7 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 210939

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 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.

 

GMZ300-212215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 2020

 

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

A diurnal wind pattern will continue during the next several days

with onshore winds slightly strengthening overnight and then

relaxing a bit during the day. Winds overnight could reach caution

criteria. A higher surge of tropical moisture will push into the

local waters next week and introduce greater shower and thunderstorm

chances.  

 

$$

 

GMZ330-335-212215-

Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms until early

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms late.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of

showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some

thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening.

A chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms after midnight.

Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the evening.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms

may produce heavy rainfall.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-212215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms until late afternoon, then a slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms late.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.MONDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers

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

thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce

heavy rainfall.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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

4 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-212215-

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-

439 AM CDT Sun Jun 21 2020

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

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

of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance

of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.MONDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet. Showers and

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

thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce

heavy rainfall in the morning.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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

4 feet. A chance of 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"> 

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

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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

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<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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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

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.