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SubjectDatePriority
Morning Update02/27/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/26/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/23/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - FOG02/22/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Udate - FOG02/21/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/20/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/16/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/15/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/14/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/13/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/12/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/09/2007 Normal
Corpus Chirsti Update02/08/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/07/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/06/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/05/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/02/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/01/2007 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Monday, February 12, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Draft: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches - Harbor bridge Air Draft:
Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches - 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.

Harbor Bridge: 138-00 ft airdraft
Tule Lake Lift Bridge: 138-00 ft airdraft
Public Oil Dock 1: 45-00 ft
Public Oil Docks 4,7,or 11: 45-00 ft
Public Oil Dock 8: 45-00 ft
Citgo #1: 38-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 41-06 ft
Citgo # 8: 33-06 ft
Flint Hills Ingleside: 43-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 2: 37-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 3: 42-00 ft
Valero # 2: 45-00 ft
Valero # 3: 45-00 ft

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

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: SE 6 mph

Weather Alert:

Closures: Corpus Christi ship channel has clsoexd to through traffic at
2210hrs 11 February 2007 due to dense fog and limited visibility.

dock closure of Oil Dock 4 beginning Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 0700
hours to Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at 1800 hours.

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CST

Fog
Feels Like: 57°
Barometer: 29.93 in and rising
Humidity: 100%
Visibility: 0.5 mi
Dewpoint: 57°
Wind: SE 6 mph
Sunrise: 7:09 am
Sunset: 6:18 pm
57° High: 70° Low: 56°

Today: Areas of dense morning fog. A few showers this morning with partly
cloudy skies late. High near 70F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain
30%.

Tonight: Mainly clear. Low 56F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow: Plentiful sunshine. High around 70F. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy skies early followed by mostly cloudy skies
and a few showers later at night. Low around 45F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20
mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Wednesday: Few showers. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.

Thursday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the
upper 30s.

Friday: Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.

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

GMZ200-122145-
344 AM CST MON FEB 12 2007

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE NEAR THE COAST WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INLAND THIS
MORNING. A MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN
THIS AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT IN
ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS
TUESDAY MORNING. A MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL OCCUR IN
THE WAKE OF THE FRONT TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. SURGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL MAINTAIN THE STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY. FLOW WILL GENERALLY BECOME VARIABLE LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BECOMES CENTERED OVER THE GULF.

$$

GMZ235-122145-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
344 AM CST MON FEB 12 2007

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
AREAS OF FOG.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST 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. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH INCREASING TO
CHOPPY TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-122145-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
344 AM CST MON FEB 12 2007

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. AREAS OF
FOG.
.TUESDAY...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.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH DECREASING TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY INCREASING TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-122145-
/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-
344 AM CST MON FEB 12 2007

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SEA FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. AREAS
OF SEA FOG.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. AREAS OF SEA FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-121800-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0012.070212T1000Z-070212T1800Z/
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
344 AM CST MON FEB 12 2007

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
7 TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.



Notice posted on Monday, February 12, 2007

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.