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SubjectDatePriority
Port Coordination Team Meeting02/28/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - DAILY CONDITIONS REPORT02/28/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/28/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Galveston/Texas City Update02/28/2011 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Update02/28/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Galveston/Texas City Update02/27/2011 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Update02/27/2011 Normal
GALVESTON / TEXAS CITY PILOTS RESUME BOARDINGS02/27/2011 Normal
URGENT - Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - GALVESTON / TEXAS CITY PILOTS RESUME BOARDINGS02/27/2011 Normal
URGENT - Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - GALVESTON / TEXAS CITY PILOTS RESUME BOARDINGS02/27/2011 Normal
Port Coordination Team Meeting 02/27/2011 Normal
Fwd: VTS Houston/Galveston Channel Notification02/27/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL OPEN02/27/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/27/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSURE02/26/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - MORNING PCT MEETING UPDATE02/26/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/26/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/26/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSURE02/25/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE 02/25/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/25/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/25/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL RE-OPENED TO OUTBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY - 1330/24TH02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - CORRECTED TIME / HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL RE-OPENED OUTBOUND TRAFFIC 1530/24TH02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - *Updated* Channel Closure Times / Feb 18 - 24 Recap02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel Update02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Port Coordination Team Meeting Feb 2402/24/2011 Normal
Fwd: WGMA Port Closure Update02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Galveston Web Cams 02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/24/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED02/23/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/23/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel Update02/23/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel Update02/23/2011 Normal
Port Coordination Team Meeting02/23/2011 Normal
FW: WGMA Port Closure Report02/23/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/23/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Port Coordination Team Meeting Feb 2202/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL CLOSED AGAIN TO ALL TRAFFIC - 1300/22ND02/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL TO RE-OPEN TO OUTBOUND TRAFFIC - 0930/22ND02/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/22/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED AGAIN - 1640/21ST02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL RE-OPENED TO INBOUND & ALL TRAFFIC - 1148/21ST02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL TRAFFIC AND FOG UPDATE02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL TO RE-OPEN TO OUTBOUND TRAFFIC - 1100/18TH02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Galveston/Texas City Pilots Suspend Boardings02/21/2011 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Pilots Suspend Boardings02/21/2011 Normal
URGENT - Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel Closure02/21/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL RE-OPENED TO INBOUND TRAFFIC - 1110/20TH02/20/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE - POSSIBLE INBOUND BOARDINGS02/20/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/20/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/19/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/19/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/19/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL CLOSED AGAIN TO ALL TRAFFIC - 1850/18TH02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel Update02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON CHANNEL TO RE-OPEN TO OUTBOUND TRAFFIC - 1100/18TH02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE UPDATE02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - CORRECTED TIME / HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSED 0055/18TH ACCNT DENSE FOG02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSED 1812/17TH ACCNT DENSE FOG02/18/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSURE DUE REMOVAL OF DREDGE PIPELINE02/17/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/17/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - DAILY CONDITIONS REPORT02/14/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE ACCNT PIPELINE DREDGE02/13/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - MAX DRAFTS AT SHELL DEERPARK DOCKS02/10/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - TWIC for Foreign Maritime Workers02/10/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - DAILY CONDITIONS REPORT02/10/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIPCHANNEL CLOSURE ACCNT PIPELINE DREDGE02/08/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSURE02/07/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - DAILY CONDITIONS REPORT02/07/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL OPEN02/07/2011 Normal
Port of Houston // Port Update02/06/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL CLOSURE02/06/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel 02/04/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Houston Ship Channel 02/04/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - Winter Storm / Pilots02/03/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/01/2011 Normal
Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Houston - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL UPDATE02/01/2011 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Saturday, February 01, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

February 01, 2020            Saturday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-012230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

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

 

A generally clear weekend is expected with surface high pressure

remaining in place over SE Texas. Look for winds to gradually

shift westward and eventually southwestward with high pressure

moving off to the east as onshore redevelops by late Sunday. A

tightening of the surface pressure gradient accompanying this

pattern shift will result in increased winds and seas heading into

the beginning of next week. This will likely require the issuance

of caution flags and advisories. Scattered showers with isolated

thunderstorms will develop over the coastal waters on late Monday

Tuesday as a surface low passes to our north. A cold front

associated with this feature moves through the area on Wednesday.

A moderate to strong offshore flow will develop in the wake of

this frontal passage.

 

$$

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Galveston / Texas City // open to all vessel traffic

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

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    44° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            47° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    79%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.27 in / 1025.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    38° 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    41° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind      W 6 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     50° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            63° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.29 in / 1025.7 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     42° 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      W 3 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     40° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             48° 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      93%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.29 in / 1025.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     38° 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         SW 3 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 10 mph.

Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.<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 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Breezy.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain. Sunny, with a high near 56.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 65.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 50.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 68.<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) @ 0756 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.1 ft Falling = 44’11”

<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 Falling = 45’05”

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.8 ft Steady = 45’08”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0756 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from WSW 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">7 knots from W gusts to 8 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from W 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">8 knots from WNW gusts to 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from WNW gusts to 6 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 011000

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 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.

 

GMZ300-012230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

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

 

A generally clear weekend is expected with surface high pressure

remaining in place over SE Texas. Look for winds to gradually

shift westward and eventually southwestward with high pressure

moving off to the east as onshore redevelops by late Sunday. A

tightening of the surface pressure gradient accompanying this

pattern shift will result in increased winds and seas heading into

the beginning of next week. This will likely require the issuance

of caution flags and advisories. Scattered showers with isolated

thunderstorms will develop over the coastal waters on late Monday

Tuesday as a surface low passes to our north. A cold front

associated with this feature moves through the area on Wednesday.

A moderate to strong offshore flow will develop in the wake of

this frontal passage.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-012230-

Galveston Bay-

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

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

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

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

choppy.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming choppy in

the afternoon. A chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest 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 isolated thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. A chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-012230-

Matagorda Bay-

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

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

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

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon.

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

choppy.

.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A chance

of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of

showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 15 to

25 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy. A chance of showers

and isolated thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-012230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west in the

afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.

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

afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.MONDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet building

to 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet in the

afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up

to 7 feet. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and

isolated thunderstorms.

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

with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest 15 to

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

up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest

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

seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-012230-

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-

400 AM CST Sat Feb 1 2020

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west in the

afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.TONIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...West winds around 10 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet

building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.

.MONDAY...South winds around 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to

8 feet. A slight chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

25 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 7 feet with occasional seas up

to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and

isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet

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

isolated thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest

15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional

seas up to 10 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A 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

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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 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

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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.