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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:Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

July 21, 2020            Tuesday

 

 

 

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

GMZ300-212245-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

A low pressure system over Matagorda Bay will move northwest

and inland early this morning. Showers and thunderstorms will

continue through at least early afternoon over the Upper Texas

Coastal Waters before diminishing in coverage. These showers and

thunderstorms should return overnight. Expect high winds and seas

in the stronger storms. Another tropical wave will move into the

area Thursday through Saturday bringing stronger winds and

frequent showers and thunderstorms. This system could develop into

a weak tropical system so mariners should monitor the weather

closely.

 

$$

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open  to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

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

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

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

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

Thunderstorm / Rain

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           91° 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  29.90 in / 1012.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    74° 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  78° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind     SE 10 mph  

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

Thunderstorm / Light Rain / Fog & Mist

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.92 in / 1013.2 mb

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

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

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

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

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

Thunderstorm / Light Rain

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

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

<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     73° 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   NR° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 92. Heat index values as high as 105. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 90. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<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">Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;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) @ 0748 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.5 ft Steady = 47’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.8 ft Steady = 47’08”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.9 ft Rising = 46’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Rising = 46’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Rising = 46’07”

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0748 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from S gusts to 15 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 18 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from SSW gusts to 5 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 SSW gusts to 6 knots

 

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

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FZUS54 KHGX 211017

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Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 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.

 

GMZ300-212245-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

A low pressure system over Matagorda Bay will move northwest

and inland early this morning. Showers and thunderstorms will

continue through at least early afternoon over the Upper Texas

Coastal Waters before diminishing in coverage. These showers and

thunderstorms should return overnight. Expect high winds and seas

in the stronger storms. Another tropical wave will move into the

area Thursday through Saturday bringing stronger winds and

frequent showers and thunderstorms. This system could develop into

a weak tropical system so mariners should monitor the weather

closely.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-212245-

Galveston Bay-

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce

heavy rainfall.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the evening, then

isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers

and thunderstorms likely early in the afternoon. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms late in the afternoon.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming choppy in

the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then

showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.

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

5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

evening, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-212245-

Matagorda Bay-

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth to

slightly choppy after midnight. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth 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.

 

$$

 

GMZ355-212245-

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

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy

rainfall.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the evening, then

isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers

and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers

and thunderstorms likely.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers

and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

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GMZ350-212245-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Scattered

thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered showers. Scattered

thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce

heavy rainfall in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

5 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers

and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

4 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ375-212245-

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

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms early in the morning, then showers and

thunderstorms likely in the late morning and afternoon. Some

thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

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

showers and thunderstorms early in the evening, then isolated

showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. Scattered showers

and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet

building to 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet after

midnight. Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas

up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

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

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

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

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in

the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

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

4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-212245-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

517 AM CDT Tue Jul 21 2020

 

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Scattered

thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered showers. Scattered

thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce

heavy rainfall in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the

evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast in

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

6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then

scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms

in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after

midnight.

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

occasional seas up to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in

the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

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,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

 

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Army Corp of Engineers

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.