Skip to main content

Houston

Go Search
All Ports
Houston/Galveston
HOU/GAL Calendar
  
Houston > Pages > Notices  

Web Part Page Title Bar image
Notices

 Year

 Month

 Port Updates

SubjectDatePriority
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/27/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 02/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/24/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/20/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 02/19/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/19/2020 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update02/19/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 02/18/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/18/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/18/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel update02/18/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/17/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/17/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/17/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel update02/17/2020 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update02/17/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update02/17/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel closed 1645/16 Feb acct fog02/16/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update02/16/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/16/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/16/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel update02/16/2020 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update02/16/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/16/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/13/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened to all traffic 1117/12 Feb02/12/2020 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update02/12/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened to all traffic approx 1155/12 Feb02/12/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened 1000/12 Feb to outbound traffic02/12/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport 02/12/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel remains closed acct fog02/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/12/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport - Update02/11/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel closed 1213/11 Feb - acct fog02/11/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel update 02/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/11/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/11/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 02/10/2020 Normal
HSC Update 02/10/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel opened to outbound traffic 0930/10 Feb 2020 02/10/2020 Normal
Galveston/Texas City Channel Update02/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update Correction 02/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 2nd Correction 02/10/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel closed to all traffic 0100/10 Feb 2020 02/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/06/2020 Normal
Mariner Guide02/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 02/05/2020 Normal
Shell Deer Park Maximum draft change02/04/2020 High
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/04/2020 Normal
Novel Coronavirus 02/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Sunday, February 02, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

February 02, 2020            Sunday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-022230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

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

Light winds will become southerly and increase this afternoon and

tonight. Moderate to strong onshore winds and building seas can

then be expected into Tuesday. Sea fog may develop later in the

day Tuesday, but will clear out once the next cold front pushes

off the coast late Tuesday night or Wednesday morning. Moderate to

strong northerly winds can be expected in its wake. West and

southwesterly flow returns late Thursday with weak high pressure

drifting over the western Gulf.

 

$$

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

<a&TextType=1

 

 

 

<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">Sunday

<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    50° 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           75° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    83%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.19 in / 1022.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    45° 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

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

<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     57° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             59° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            65° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      87%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.20 in / 1022.7 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     53° 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 6 mph

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

<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     47° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             60° 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      97%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.20 in / 1022.7 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         Calm

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

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

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.<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">Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

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

Monday: A slight chance of rain between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Areas of fog before midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy.

Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68.<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">Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: A chance of rain between 8am and noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Areas of fog before midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy.

Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 45.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

 

 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0824 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.7 ft Falling = 44’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.7 ft Falling = 44’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.1 ft Falling = 45’01”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.4 ft Rising = 45’04”

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0824 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from W gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from W gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from WSW gusts to 7 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 WSW gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from WSW gusts to 7 knots

 

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<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

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

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<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">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

FZUS54 KHGX 020933

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 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.

 

GMZ300-022230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

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

Light winds will become southerly and increase this afternoon and

tonight. Moderate to strong onshore winds and building seas can

then be expected into Tuesday. Sea fog may develop later in the

day Tuesday, but will clear out once the next cold front pushes

off the coast late Tuesday night or Wednesday morning. Moderate to

strong northerly winds can be expected in its wake. West and

southwesterly flow returns late Thursday with weak high pressure

drifting over the western Gulf.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-022230-

Galveston Bay-

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

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

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of rain late.

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

A slight chance of rain early in the morning, then a chance of

showers in the late morning and afternoon. A slight chance of

thunderstorms late in the afternoon.

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

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

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

and overnight.

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

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog late

in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming choppy

after midnight. Areas of fog in the evening. A slight chance of

showers in the late evening and early morning. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the late evening and overnight. A chance of

showers late.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of

showers.

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

slightly choppy. A chance of showers.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

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

smooth.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-022230-

Matagorda Bay-

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon.

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

choppy. A slight chance of rain late.

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

chance of rain early in the morning, then a chance of showers in

the late morning and afternoon.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the

evening.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy. Areas of fog late in the

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to

25 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy after midnight. Areas of fog in the evening. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late evening and

overnight.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A slight chance of

showers until late afternoon, then a chance of showers late in

the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters

choppy. A chance of showers.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon.

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

smooth.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-022230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

.TODAY...Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet

after midnight.

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

occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of rain early in

the morning, then a chance of showers in the late morning and

early afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

late in the afternoon.

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

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

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 15 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog late in

the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 20 to

25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Areas of fog in the

evening. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late

evening and overnight.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of

showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. A chance of showers.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-022230-

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-

333 AM CST Sun Feb 2 2020

 

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.

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

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

the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet

building to 6 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet in the

afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the late morning and

afternoon. A slight chance of thunderstorms late in the

afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with

occasional seas up to 10 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest in the

afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north

20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional

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

in the late evening and overnight.

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

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

up to 8 feet building to 7 to 8 feet. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the morning. A slight chance of showers until

late afternoon, then a chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to

8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. A chance of showers.

.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet in the

afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

 

 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

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">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<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">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

 

<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">

<span-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

<span-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

 

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">

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

<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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;display:none"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<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)

Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<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">

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<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">

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

<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,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423"> 

<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”.

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

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">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

http://galvestonpilots.com/galtexnew/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"> 

NOAA

Chart viewer<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> - handy tool for chart reference

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Weather WEB Sites

National Hurricane Center<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Best regards,

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Subscribe / Unsubscribe to Daily Port Updates Visit our Moran Shipping Ports Site

www.moranshipping.com<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

 

 

Notice posted on Sunday, February 02, 2020

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.