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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/24/2020 Normal
CBP PIN 20-008 // Temporary Restrictions on Crew Shore Leave Rescinded06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/08/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane //// Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/07/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane /// Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/07/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/06/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/06/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane /// Tropical Depression Cristobal 06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/04/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal06/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/04/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // TS Cristobal Update 06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA // Tropical Storm Cristobal Update06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/03/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Tropical Storm Cristobal 06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, and Freeport, Texas // COVID - 19 Update06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/02/2020 Normal
NOAA // Tropical Depression # 3 06/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 06/01/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Remnants of Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda 06/01/2020 Normal
NOAA Hurricane // Remnants of Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda 06/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

June 30, 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

GMZ300-302015-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong onshore flow means Caution flags over the

waters will continue at least through this morning. While winds

may diminish slightly this afternoon, caution flags may be needed

for the rest of the day, and in any case, will likely be needed

again tonight with southerly flow between 15 and 20 knots creating

4 to 5 foot seas. Lighter onshore flow and subsiding seas is

expected midweek.

$$

 

 

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

Mostly Cloudy

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           92° F

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

<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    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  89° 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 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             84° F

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

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

<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    82° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index   95° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind    S 18 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     82° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             80° 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      82%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.91 in / 1012.8 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    89° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind       S 14 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of light rain showers between 9am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. South wind around 5 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96.

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

Independence Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, 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">A slight chance of light rain showers between noon and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 85. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 84. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 10 mph.

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

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

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

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

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

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A 10 percent chance of light rain showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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

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

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

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

Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.

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

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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">409 PM CDT Mon Jun 29 2020

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ436>438-300515-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.EXT.KHGX.RP.S.0027.000000T0000Z-200630T1500Z/

<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">409 PM CDT Mon Jun 29 2020

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

<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 expected along Gulf facing

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

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Matagorda Islands, Brazoria Islands and Galveston

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

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

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

<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...

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0703 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.1 ft Falling = 47’01”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.1 ft Falling = 47’01”

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0703 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">10 knots from SSW gusts to 16 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">19 knots from SSW gusts to 25 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from S gusts to 22 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from SSW gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 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

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

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

https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/fz/fzus54.khgx.cwf.hgx.txt<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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FZUS54 KHGX 300715

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 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.

 

GMZ300-302015-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

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

Moderate to strong onshore flow means Caution flags over the

waters will continue at least through this morning. While winds

may diminish slightly this afternoon, caution flags may be needed

for the rest of the day, and in any case, will likely be needed

again tonight with southerly flow between 15 and 20 knots creating

4 to 5 foot seas. Lighter onshore flow and subsiding seas is

expected midweek.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-302015-

Galveston Bay-

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy

to choppy. A slight chance of sprinkles in the morning.

.TONIGHT...South winds around 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy to choppy.

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

choppy.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

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

.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. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms after midnight.

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

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

thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after

midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-302015-

Matagorda Bay-

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

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

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy to choppy.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

.THURSDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy

becoming smooth after midnight.

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

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

slightly choppy.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-302015-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms.

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

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

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GMZ370-375-302015-

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-

215 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

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

occasional seas up to 6 feet.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

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

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

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

slight chance of 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

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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 

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fred Hartman

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Jesse Jones

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<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)

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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">

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<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

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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- information.