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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/31/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Hurricane Isaias 07/31/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Isaias Discussion Number 10 07/30/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Isaias 07/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/30/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine 07/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/29/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Potential Tropical Cyclone 9 07/29/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Potential Cyclone 9 07/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/28/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane /// Significant Tropical Weather07/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/26/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Hurricane Hanna and Remnants of Gonzalo07/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/25/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Hanna and Tropical Storm Gonzalo 07/25/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Hanna and Tropical Storm Gonzalo07/24/2020 Normal
PCT Meeting 0900/24th July For Tropical Storm Hanna 07/24/2020 Normal
NOAA // Tropical Storm Hanna and Tropical Storm Gonzalo 07/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/24/2020 Normal
Tropical Depression 807/23/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Depression 8 and Tropical Storm Gonzalo Update 07/23/2020 Normal
Brazos Pilots Association Notice of Port Freeport Condition Update Upgraded to Port Condition X-Ray 07/23/2020 Normal
USCG COTP - MSIB issuing Port Condition to Whiskey07/23/2020 Normal
Tropical Depression 8 // USCG COTP Set Port Condition - Whiskey07/23/2020 Normal
Coast Guard Port Conditions for Tropical Weather07/23/2020 Normal
Brazos Pilots Association Notice of Port Freeport Condition Update07/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/23/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Depression 8 and Tropical Storm Gonzalo 07/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/23/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Depression 8 and Tropical Storm Gonzalo 07/22/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Disturbance #7 and Tropical Storm Gonzalo07/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update Corrected07/22/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Depression # 707/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/22/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Outlook07/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/14/2020 Normal
FW: Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/14/2020 Normal
USCG MSU Houston COVID-19 Vessel Screening07/13/2020 Normal
USCG MSU Houston ***Coast Guard Safety Marine Safety Alert 05-20: Hazardous Area Electrical Installation Issues****07/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/06/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Disturbance # 1 07/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update07/01/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

July 01, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

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

GMZ300-012015-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong onshore flow will continue through at least

this morning across all area waters, and likely push into the

afternoon for some or all Gulf waters. Tonight, onshore flow will

continue but diminish in strength, which will also result in

subsiding seas. Continued haze associated with Saharan Dust may

modestly impact visibility. The lighter winds and calmer seas

will prevail through the second half of the week.

 

$$

 

 

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

Mostly Cloudy

<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           94° 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  29.91 in / 1013.2 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        8 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 7 mph

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

A Few Clouds with Haze

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            88° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      80%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.92 in / 1013.3 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        6 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index   94° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind    S 16 mph, Gusts up to 22 mph

<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     80° 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            88° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.92 in / 1013.0 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         7  miles

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind       S 8 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of light rain showers between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. South wind around 5 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West wind around 5 mph.

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

Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 97.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.<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">Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 83. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind around 10 mph.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of light rain showers between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind around 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

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

Independence Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:13.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Rip Current 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">235 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

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<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ436>438-011545-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.CON.KHGX.RP.S.0028.000000T0000Z-200702T0000Z/

<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">235 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

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<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS 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...Dangerous rip currents.

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Gulf-facing beaches in Matagorda and Brazoria counties,

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0656 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.3 ft Rising = 47’03”

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

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

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0656 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">17 knots from SSW gusts to 20 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">14 knots from SSW gusts to 17 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from S gusts to 12 knots

 

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

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

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FZUS54 KHGX 010741

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 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.

 

GMZ300-012015-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong onshore flow will continue through at least

this morning across all area waters, and likely push into the

afternoon for some or all Gulf waters. Tonight, onshore flow will

continue but diminish in strength, which will also result in

subsiding seas. Continued haze associated with Saharan Dust may

modestly impact visibility. The lighter winds and calmer seas

will prevail through the second half of the week.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-012015-

Galveston Bay-

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 20 knots, strongest before noon. Bay

waters slightly choppy to choppy.

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

choppy.

.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight.

.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy.

.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

after midnight.

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

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

smooth to slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-012015-

Matagorda Bay-

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A slight

chance of sprinkles in the morning.

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

choppy.

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

choppy.

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

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

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

choppy.

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

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

choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ355-375-012015-

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

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

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. Haze after

midnight.

.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Haze

early in the morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

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GMZ350-012015-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Haze

after midnight.

.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Haze early in the

morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SATURDAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-012015-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

241 AM CDT Wed Jul 1 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to

6 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Haze

after midnight.

.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Haze early in the

morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

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

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">

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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

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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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

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<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

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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.