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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update03/31/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/30/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/29/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/28/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/24/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/23/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/22/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/21/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/18/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/17/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/16/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/15/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/14/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/11/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/10/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/09/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/08/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/07/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/04/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/03/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/02/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/01/2005 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, March 11, 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: NNE 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: 1)ETA: MARCH 15th, 2005 - 0730HRS
OPERATIONS IS TO START - MARCH 15TH @0730HRS

ACCOUNT PLATFORM/RIG WILL ARRIVE WITHOUT POWER/DEAD STICK,, PLATFORM WILL
BE REQUIRED TO BE TOWED IN BY 2 INNER HARBOR TUGS,, TUGS WILL DEPART
INNER HARBOR @0530HRS TO MEET RIG @0730HRS / MARCH 15th, 2005

ACCOUNT OF OF DIMENSIONS PLATFORM/RIG WILL REQUIRE ONE WAY TRAFFIC UNTIL
VESSEL IS SECURED AT KIEWITT FACILITY LOCATED AT THE LA QUINTA SHIP
CHANNEL

THIS OPERATION WILL TAKE APPROX 6 TO 8 HRS AGW/WOG/UCE AND WEATHER
PERMITTING THIS WILL IMPACT THE CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL AND LA QUINTA
SHIP CHANNEL

2)REF: SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE HEAVY LIFT VESSEL "BLUE MARLIN" CONTRACT 6789,
DISCHARGING INDEPENDENT LEG JACK-UP RIG "GLOMAR ADRIATIC VII" AT
GULF MARINE FABRICATORS.
SUBJECT: ARRIVAL/TRANSIT/DISCHARGE OPERATIONS
PORT: CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS.
ETA: MARCH 14, 2004 - 10:00 HOURS.
BERTH: GULF MARINE FABRICATORS

Feels Like: 60°
Dewpoint: 55°
Barometer: 30.12 in and rising
Wind: NNE 6 mph
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 16.09 mi
Sunrise: 6:43 am
Sunset: 6:36 pm

Today: Partly cloudy. High 74F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.

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

Tomorrow: Sunny skies. High 78F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy. Low 64F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.

Sunday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid
60s.

Monday: Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 70s and
lows in the upper 50s.

Tuesday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the low 60s and lows
in the upper 50s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
330 AM CST FRI MAR 11 2005

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

GMZ200-111530-
330 AM CST FRI MAR 11 2005

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE WATERS THIS MORNING AND EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
BRINGING MODERATE OFFSHORE WINDS. WINDS WILL DIMINISH BEFORE
MIDNIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO. ONSHORE
FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVERNIGHT...THEN INCREASE ON SATURDAY AS LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS IN NORTH TEXAS. A MODERATE TO STRONG
SOUTHWEST FLOW SATURDAY NIGHT WILL WEAKEN SUNDAY AS A DRYLINE
APPROACHES THE COASTAL BEND. A WEAK SURFACE BOUNDARY WILL MOVE INTO
THE WATERS MONDAY WITH A WEAK AND VARIABLE FLOW. THE BOUNDARY WILL
LIFT NORTH OF THE WATERS TUESDAY WITH A MODERATE SOUTHERLY FLOW.

$$

GMZ230-235-111530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
330 AM CST FRI MAR 11 2005

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS DURING THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH...
BECOMING SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY
DECREASING TO SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAYS BECOMING CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ250-255-111530-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
330 AM CST FRI MAR 11 2005

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-111530-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
330 AM CST FRI MAR 11 2005

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST AND
DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.




Notice posted on Friday, March 11, 2005

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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.