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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update05/31/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/30/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/25/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/24/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/23/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/22/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/19/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/18/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/17/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/16/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/15/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/12/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/11/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/10/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/09/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/08/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/04/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/03/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/02/2006 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/01/2006 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Wednesday, May 03, 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.

Flint Hills Ingleside: 39-00 ft
Harbor Bridge: 138-00 ft airdraft
Public Oil Dock 1: 43-00 ft
Citgo # 8: 33-06 ft
Flint Hills East # 2: 37-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 3: 42-00 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: 45-00 ft
Valero # 3: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 41-06 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: S 16 mph

Weather Alert:

Closures: Public Oil Dock 11 to be closed on Wednesday May 3, 2006 0700
hrs to 1800 hrs

Feels Like: 86°
Dewpoint: 69°
Barometer: 29.97 in and steady
Wind: S 16 mph
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 7 mi
Sunrise: 6:48 am
Sunset: 8:05 pm

Today: Sun along with patchy clouds. High near 85F. Winds SE at 20 to 30
mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming cloudy after midnight.
Low near 75F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in
the day. High 88F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy with an isolated thunderstorm possible
after midnight. Low 76F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Friday: Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 80s
and lows in the upper 70s.

Saturday: A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 80s and lows
in the mid 70s.

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

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

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

GMZ200-031530-
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...LOW PRESSURE OVER
WEST TEXAS AND HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO WILL
MAINTAIN A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAK
COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY
NIGHT WITH A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW DEVELOPING IN ITS
WAKE. AN ONSHORE FLOW QUICKLY RESUMES BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

GMZ235-031530-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO SMOOTH
TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-031530-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...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.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-031530-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-031530-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
356 AM CDT WED MAY 3 2006

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
5 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GW/TE


Notice posted on Wednesday, May 03, 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.