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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update02/28/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/25/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/23/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/22/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/18/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/16/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/15/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/14/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/11/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/10/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/09/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/08/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/07/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/04/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/03/2005 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Monday, February 14, 2005
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Drafts: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches -
(Harbor Bridge & Tule Lake Lift Bridge)
Point Comfort: none

Deep Drafts: Corpus Christi: 45 feet 00 inches -
(salt water) Point Comfort : 35 feet 06 inches -

Tidal conditions: High Tides: N/a hours
Low Tides: N/a hours

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: W 6 mph

Weather Alert: Historically, during the months of January and February
dense fog has caused delays to vessels transit in the Port of Corpus
Christi.

Closures: The H851 barge is scheduled to depart from Kiewit Offshore
Services, Ltd at 7:30 AM on February 15, 2005. The barge loaded with a
tower structure will be towed along the La Quinta and Corpus Christi Ship
Channels to the Gulf of Mexico. The barge has an overall beam dimension
of 207' and is 951' long (overall length including tilt beams). A one-
way outbound traffic restriction will be required while the vessel is
traveling these ship channels.

Feels Like: 53°
Dewpoint: 50°
Barometer: 30.04 in and rising
Wind: W 6 mph
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 16.09 mi
Sunrise: 7:07 am
Sunset: 6:20 pm

Today: Sunny. High 77F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Mainly clear skies. Low 58F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow: Mostly sunny skies. High 77F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Low around 60F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the
upper 50s.

Thursday: More clouds than sun. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the
upper 50s.

Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
330 AM CST MON FEB 14 2005

MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL
OUT TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

GMZ200-141530-
330 AM CST MON FEB 14 2005

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE
WILL REMAIN OVER SOUTH TEXAS TODAY...PROVIDING A WEAK WIND FIELD.
ONSHORE WINDS WILL RETURN TONIGHT AS THE HIGH MOVES EAST...THEN
STRENGTHEN ON TUESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS IN WEST TEXAS. A COLD
FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS LATE WEDNESDAY
AND WILL PROVIDE NORTHEASTERLY WINDS TO THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY
NIGHT. THIS BOUNDARY WILL LIFT NORTH AS A WARM FRONT ON FRIDAY AND
ONSHORE FLOW WILL RETURN.

$$

GMZ230-235-141530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
330 AM CST MON FEB 14 2005

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY DECREASING TO SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-141530-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
330 AM CST MON FEB 14 2005

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG NEARSHORE EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. PATCHY
MORNING FOG.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-141530-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
330 AM CST MON FEB 14 2005

.TODAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE
EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.




Notice posted on Monday, February 14, 2005

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-to-date information.