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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update07/28/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/27/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/26/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/25/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/22/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/21/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/20/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/19/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/18/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/14/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/13/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/11/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/08/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/07/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/06/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/05/2005 Normal
Corpus Christi Update07/01/2005 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Thursday, July 28, 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 -

Terminal drafts: All drafts in saltwater. Draft information subject to
change.
Flint Hills Ingleside: 40-00 ft
Harbor Bridge: 138-00 ft airdraft
Public Oil Dock 1: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 8: 35-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 2: 37-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 3: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 1: 38-00 ft
Public Oil Docks 4, 7, or 11: 45-00 ft
Tule Lake Lift Bridge: 138-00 ft airdraft
Valero # 2: 43-00 ft
Valero # 3: 43-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 43-08 ft
Public Oil Dock 8: 45-00 ft

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

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: SSW 6 mph

Weather Alert:

Closures:
1) Closing of Cargo Dock 10 from July 24 0700 hrs to July 29 1900 hrs
2) Closing of Cargo Dock 8 from July 24 0700 hrs to July 30 1900 hrs
3) Closing of Public Oil Dock 4 from July 25 0700 hrs to July 29

Feels Like: 92°
Dewpoint: 75°
Barometer: 30.06 in and rising
Wind: SSW 6 mph
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 12.87 mi
Sunrise: 6:50 am
Sunset: 8:21 pm

Today: Some clouds and possibly an isolated thunderstorm this afternoon.
High 92F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Low 76F.
Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms possible. High 93F.
Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Tomorrow night: Scattered thunderstorms ending during the evening, then
becoming mainly clear overnight. Low 76F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance
of rain 40%.

Saturday: A few clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.

Sunday: Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.

Monday: A few clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

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

GMZ200-281530-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
SLOWLY MOVE INTO SOUTH TEXAS TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL PRODUCE
LIGHT OFFSHORE FLOW FOR THE NORTHERN BAYS AND NEARSHORE WATERS
FRIDAY MORNING...WITH WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW RETURNING BY THE
AFTERNOON. THE WEAK COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO SAG SOUTH OF THE
REGION AND DISSIPATE BY LATER SATURDAY...WITH GENERALLY LIGHT FLOW
BECOMING ONSHORE 10 TO 15 KNOTS EACH AFTERNOON SATURDAY THROUGH
MONDAY.


$$

GMZ235-281530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH BECOMING SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...VARIABLE WIND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-281530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 T0 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...VARIABLE WIND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. BAYS BECOMING SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-281530-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...VARIABLE WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EACH AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LATE NIGHT AND MORNING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-281530-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
430 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2005

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EACH AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LATE NIGHT AND MORNING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.






Notice posted on Thursday, July 28, 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.