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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update04/28/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - SHIP CHANNEL RESTRICTION04/27/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - SHIP CHANNEL RESTRICTION04/26/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/25/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/24/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/20/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/19/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/18/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/17/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/12/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/11/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/10/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/06/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/05/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/04/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/03/2006 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, April 28, 2006
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Drafts: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches -
(Harbor Bridge & Tule Lake Lift Bridge)
Deep Draft: Corpus Christi: 45 feet 00 inches - please note restriction
(salt water)

**All deep draft vessels of 44 ft will require a tide reading of 1 ft
above mean lower low water prior to entering Aransas Pass Channel.
All deep draft vessels of 45 ft will require a tide reading of 1.8 ft
above mean lower low water prior to entering Aransas Pass Channel.**

Terminal drafts: All drafts in saltwater. Draft information subject to
change.


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

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: ESE 17 mph

Weather Alert:

Closures:

Feels Like: 78°
Dewpoint: 72°
Barometer: 29.86 in and falling
Wind: ESE 17 mph
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 8 mi
Sunrise: 6:52 am
Sunset: 8:02 pm

Today: Windy with mostly cloudy skies. Humid. High near 85F. Winds SE at
20 to 30 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Low 73F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms, mainly during the morning hours. High 86F. Winds NW at 10
to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds from time to time. Low 67F. Winds NE at 10
to 15 mph.

Sunday: Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Monday: Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 70s.

Tuesday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the
mid 70s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

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

GMZ200-282130-
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...STRONG ONSHORE
FLOW IS EXPECTED TODAY AND TONIGHT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT AS THE DISTURBANCE AND SURFACE TROUGH
MOVE INTO THE AREA. THE SURFACE TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE BY
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...ENDING THE CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION AND
RESULTING IN MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW. BY SUNDAY...LIGHT
TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL RETURN AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ235-282130-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.060428T1500Z-060429T1100Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. BAYS
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BAYS SMOOTH
TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-282130-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.060428T1500Z-060429T1100Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. BAYS ROUGH
DECREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY DECREASING TO SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BAYS
SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-282130-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.060428T1500Z-060429T1100Z/
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 25 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. SEAS
6 TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-282130-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.060428T1500Z-060429T1100Z/
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
417 AM CDT FRI APR 28 2006

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. SEAS
8 TO 10 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.





Notice posted on Friday, April 28, 2006

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.