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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/31/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/30/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/29/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/29/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/28/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/28/2019 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update12/28/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/28/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel – PCT Meeting 12/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/28/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened to outbound traffic only at 0930/27 Dec 2019 12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Port of Freeport // Update12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/26/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel OPEN TO ALL TRAFFIC AT 1030/26TH DECEMBER 2019 ~~12/26/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/26/2019 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update12/26/2019 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update12/26/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel closed acct fog 0840/26 Dec2019 12/26/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/23/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/19/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/18/2019 Normal
FW: OPEN LOOP SCRUBBERS AT HOUSTON ** MSG#:<15658163>12/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/17/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 12/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/16/2019 Normal
Houston ship channel closed due to fog 0001/16th December 12/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/15/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened to all traffic at 0710/15 Dec 201912/15/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel – Closed to 2257/14th December / due to fog12/15/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/12/2019 Normal
Houston Pilots // Houston Ship Channel - Possible low water levels in winter months 12/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/08/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/07/2019 Normal
FW: KM H2S Procedures12/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/05/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 12/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Saturday, December 07, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

December 07, 2019            Saturday

 

                

Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 

 

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-072215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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

Moderate and occasionally gusty offshore winds will diminish and

veer to northeasterly through the day. Winds should continue

veering through the night, and light onshore flow will be

established by Sunday morning. On Monday, expect the onshore flow

to strengthen prior to a cold front arriving on Tuesday. Rain

chances increase with the frontal passage. Moderate to strong

offshore flow after the frontal passage - a few gusts towards the

60 nm mark could possibly reach above 30 knots on Tuesday night.

 

$$

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

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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">Saturday

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   53° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           51° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    72%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.24 in / 1024.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   44° 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 NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill  50° F

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     60° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             57° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            66° 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   30.24 in / 1023.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    54° 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  NR° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 13 mph

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

Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    52° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            54° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           68° 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  30.25 in / 1024.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    46° 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   NR° F

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

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 60.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 10 mph.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Sunny, with a high near 60.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.<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) @ 0623 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.2 ft Rising = 45’02”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.0 ft Steady = 45’00”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.5 ft Rising = 45’05”

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0623 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from NNW gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from NNW gusts to 10 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">10 knots from N gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from NNE 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 070907

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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.

 

GMZ300-072215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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

Moderate and occasionally gusty offshore winds will diminish and

veer to northeasterly through the day. Winds should continue

veering through the night, and light onshore flow will be

established by Sunday morning. On Monday, expect the onshore flow

to strengthen prior to a cold front arriving on Tuesday. Rain

chances increase with the frontal passage. Moderate to strong

offshore flow after the frontal passage - a few gusts towards the

60 nm mark could possibly reach above 30 knots on Tuesday night.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-072215-

Galveston Bay-

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

slightly choppy.

.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers early in the evening,

then showers likely in the late evening and overnight.

.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. Showers

likely.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

chance of showers.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the late

morning and afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-072215-

Matagorda Bay-

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

slightly choppy.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers.

.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots in

the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming rough in the afternoon.

Showers likely in the morning, then a chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy. A chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-072215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west after

midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers in the evening,

then showers likely after midnight.

.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to

4 feet. A slight chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-072215-

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-

307 AM CST Sat Dec 7 2019

 

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

.TONIGHT...East winds around 10 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots

after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers.

.TUESDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northeast 20 to

30 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas

up to 8 feet. Showers.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

slight chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to

5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of

showers.

 

$$

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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"> 

<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

 

 

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

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<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-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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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

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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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National Data Buoy Center

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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.