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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:Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

February 26, 2020            Wednesday

 

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-262230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

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

Strong north winds and elevated seas will continue through the

day then begin to slowly diminish tonight and Thursday as surface

high pressure expands into the region. Water levels in the bays

will be running 1/2 to 1 foot below normal today and tonight. Onshore

winds will resume Saturday and gradually strengthen into early next

week.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

02/05

0645       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0815       All vessel traffic resumed

 

02/09

2355         Outbound vessel traffic only // Inbound vessel traffic suspended – due to fog February 10, 2020 – Monday

 

02/10

0100       Inbound vessel traffic remains suspended // Outbound vessel traffic suspended – due to fog  

0930       Outbound vessel traffic resumed // Inbound vessel traffic remains suspended – due to fog

1417       Outbound vessel traffic suspended // Inbound vessel traffic remains suspended – due to fog

2130       Outbound vessel traffic resumed // Inbound vessel traffic remains suspended – due to fog

 

02/11

0630         Inbound vessel traffic only resumed

1213         Inbound vessel traffic suspended and outbound vessel traffic remains suspended – due to fog

 

02/12

1000          Outbound vessel traffic only resumed

1117          Resumed inbound vessel traffic and remains open to outbound traffic

 

02/15

2350          All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

02/16

1100           Outbound vessel traffic only resumed

1645           All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

2330           Outbound vessel traffic resumed

 

02/17

0255           All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1300           Outbound vessel traffic only resumed 

1700           All vessel traffic suspended -  due to fog

 

02/18

1000          Outbound vessel traffic only resumed

1650          All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

02/19

0255           All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

 

Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic

 

02/04

2316       Inbound vessel traffic suspended

 

02/05

0700       All vessel traffic resumed

0852       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1115       All vessel traffic resumed

 

02/10

1615       All inbound traffic suspended – due to fog

 

02/11

1040       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

02/12

1030       All vessel traffic resumed

 

02/16

0522       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

0554       All vessel traffic resumed

1432       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

2027       All vessel traffic resumed

 

02/17

0700       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

2/18

1245       All vessel traffic resumed

1617       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1910         All vessel traffic resumed

2004        All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

 

02/19

0200         All vessel traffic resumed

 

02/26

0700          All vessel traffic suspended – due to rough seas and high winds

 

 

 

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">Wednesday

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            35° F

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.33 in / 1027.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    29° 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    38° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind      NW 23 mph, Gusts up to 33 mph

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     49° F

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.30 in / 1026.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    31° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility       10 mile

<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     NW 31, Gusts up to 37 mph

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

A Few Clouds and Breezy

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             35° F

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.34 in / 1027.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     29° 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      38° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind         N 21 mph, Gusts up to 30 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. South wind around 5 mph.

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

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 46.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 77.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 66.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 54. Windy, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 41. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 53.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 51.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Breezy.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

<span-size:13.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Wind Advisory

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">URGENT - WEATHER 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">417 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ176-177-195>199-210>214-226-227-235>238-313-335>338-436>438-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">270000-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.CON.KHGX.WI.Y.0003.200226T1200Z-200227T0000Z/

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Madison-Walker-Burleson-Brazos-Washington-Grimes-Montgomery-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Colorado-Austin-Waller-Inland Harris-Chambers-Wharton-Fort Bend-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Inland Jackson-Inland Matagorda-Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Harris-Coastal Jackson-Coastal Matagorda-Coastal Brazoria-

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Galveston-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">Including the cities of Madisonville, Huntsville, Caldwell,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Somerville, College Station, Bryan, Brenham, Navasota, Conroe,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The Woodlands, Columbus, Eagle Lake, Weimar, Sealy, Bellville,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Hempstead, Prairie View, Brookshire, Waller, Houston, Winnie,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Mont Belvieu, Anahuac, Stowell, Old River-Winfree, El Campo,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Wharton, Missouri City, Mission Bend, Sugar Land, Rosenberg,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">First Colony, Pecan Grove, Edna, Ganado, Bay City, Pearland,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Alvin, Angleton, League City, Friendswood, Pasadena, Baytown,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Palacios, Lake Jackson, Freeport, Clute, Texas City, Dickinson,

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">La Marque, Surfside Beach, and Galveston

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">417 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...North to northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  35 mph expected.

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Portions of south central and southeast Texas.

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST this evening.

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

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may

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

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

<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">Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

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

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

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

<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) @ 0828 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.6 ft Falling = 44’06”

<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 Steady = 45’01”

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0828 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">13 knots from NW gusts to 20 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">26 knots from NW gusts to 31 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">14 knots from NNW gusts to 23 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">24 knots from NW gusts to 34 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from NNW gusts to 24 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 260922

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 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.

 

GMZ300-262230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

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

Strong north winds and elevated seas will continue through the

day then begin to slowly diminish tonight and Thursday as surface

high pressure expands into the region. Water levels in the bays

will be running 1/2 to 1 foot below normal today and tonight. Onshore

winds will resume Saturday and gradually strengthen into early next

week.

 

$$

 

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Galveston Bay-

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots with higher gusts. Bay

waters rough.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight.

.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

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

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

choppy.

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

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

choppy. A slight chance of sprinkles late.

 

$$

 

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

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH

THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 25 knots with gusts to gale force this

morning becoming 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7

feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest around

5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 1 foot.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after

midnight. Seas 1 foot.

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

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

20 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet

after midnight.

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

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

 

$$

 

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Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM-

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH

THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts above gale

force this morning. Seas 7 to 10 feet with occasional seas up to

13 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

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

to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.

.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to around

5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet in

the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north after

midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to

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

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

building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.

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

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

 

$$

 

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Matagorda Bay-

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...North winds 20 to 30 knots and gusty. Bay waters rough.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

choppy.

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

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

choppy. A slight chance of sprinkles late.

 

$$

 

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Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH

THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts above gale

force this morning decreasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon.

Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4

feet.

.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast around

5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Seas 1 foot.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots becoming northwest

after midnight. Seas 1 foot.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to

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

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

building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.

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

occasional seas up to 7 feet.

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

occasional seas up to 7 feet.

 

$$

 

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Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

322 AM CST Wed Feb 26 2020

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH

THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds around 30 knots with gusts above gale

force this morning. Seas 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas up to

14 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

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

to 8 feet.

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

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 to

2 feet.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest after

midnight. Seas 1 foot.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet

building to 4 to 6 feet.

.SUNDAY...South winds around 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet.

 

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston WEB Cams

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<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">

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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 

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

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

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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

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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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Notice posted on Wednesday, February 26, 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.