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Daily Conditions12/31/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/31/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/30/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/30/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/23/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/23/2003 Normal
Daily Update12/22/2003 Normal
Daily Update12/22/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/19/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/19/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/17/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/17/2003 Normal
Daily Update12/15/2003 Normal
Daily Update12/15/2003 Normal
12/10/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/10/2003 Normal
12/10/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/10/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/05/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/05/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/03/2003 Normal
Daily Conditions12/03/2003 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Conditions
Date:Tuesday, December 23, 2003
Priority:Normal
Notice:PORT OF FREEPORT

CLOSURES: NONE

PILOT ADVISORIES:

Daylight Restrictions 0700 - 1615 Lt.

Freeport Navigable Channel:
Maximum Draft: 45 feet 00 inches
Recommended Draft: 42 feet 00 inches
Brazos Harbor:
Maximum Draft: 36 Feet 00 inches


Local Weather Condition & Forcast:

FREEPORT TIDES:

DATE TIME TIDE LEVEL

2003-12-23 8:40 AM CST Low Tide -1.66 feet
2003-12-23 5:31 PM CST High Tide 1.68 feet
2003-12-23 9:47 PM CST Low Tide 1.44 feet
2003-12-23 11:26 PM CST High Tide 1.45 feet
2003-12-24 9:33 AM CST Low Tide -1.65 feet



Current Conditions:

Clear
Air Temp: 48°F / (9°C)
Rel. Humidity: 72%
Wind: NW at 13 mph (21 km/h)
Sunrise: 7:11 AM
Sunset: 5:29 PM
Barometric Pressure: 26.1"Hg (F)

Water Temp: 62 °F / 16.7 °C


Coastal Forcast

Synopsis For High Island To The Matagorda Ship Channel Out 60

Nautical Miles Including Matagorda And Galveston Bays

Synopsis
Moderate offshore winds in the wake of a cold front will prevail for the
rest of the day and tonight and diminish Wednesday. Surface high pressure
will push east of the area on Thursday allowing an onshore flow to resume.
The next front is forecast to approach the coast late Saturday or Sunday.


Forecast as of 9:30 am CST on December 23, 2003
Galveston Bay - Matagorda Bay

Small craft should exercise caution

This Afternoon
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots and Gusty. Bay waters choppy.

Tonight
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters becoming slightly choppy.

Wednesday
North winds around 10 knots becoming northeast 5 to 10 knots in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy.

Wednesday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Thursday
Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy.
Isolated showers.

Friday
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

Saturday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms.



Notice posted on Tuesday, December 23, 2003

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.