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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 22, 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

GMZ300-222215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms today with winds relaxing.

On Thursday through Saturday, a tropical wave will approach the

area and possibly develop into a weak tropical system. Regardless,

this will bring with it stronger winds and widespread

thunderstorms. Mariners should continue to monitor the forecast

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

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

<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           91° 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  29.93 in / 1013.9 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     Calm  

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

A Few Clouds

<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             81° 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     80%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.93 in / 1013.6 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  94° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind   S 9 mph

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

Partly Cloudy

<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             81° 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     96%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.93 in / 1013.3 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   78° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 89. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

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

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 89. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

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

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 50%.<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">Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. 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: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. 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 80. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind 5 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 80. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

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. High near 87. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.<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) @ 0640 hrs

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.6 ft Rising = 47’06”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.6 ft Rising = 45’06”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Rising = 45’09”

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0640 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from S gusts to 5 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from SSE gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from SSE gusts to 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from S 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">6 knots from SE gusts to 8 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 220934

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Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 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.

 

GMZ300-222215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms today with winds relaxing.

On Thursday through Saturday, a tropical wave will approach the

area and possibly develop into a weak tropical system. Regardless,

this will bring with it stronger winds and widespread

thunderstorms. Mariners should continue to monitor the forecast

closely.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-222215-

Galveston Bay-

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after

midnight. Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...Northeast 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 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. Showers

and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Southeast 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.

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

slightly choppy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-222215-

Matagorda Bay-

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Isolated

showers and thunderstorms.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters smooth. Scattered showers and

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. 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. Showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening,

then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 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.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-222215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Seas 2 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots

after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms.

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast

10 to 15 knots after midnight. 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 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms.

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

5 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then

scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.SUNDAY...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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered showers and

thunderstorms after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-222215-

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-

434 AM CDT Wed Jul 22 2020

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated

showers and thunderstorms.

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

building to 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet in the

afternoon. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 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...East 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 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to

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

thunderstorms.

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

Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then scattered

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 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">

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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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

<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 

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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

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;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

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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.