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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update03/30/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/29/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/28/2007 Normal
03/27/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/26/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/23/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/22/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/21/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/20/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/19/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi update03/16/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - DRAFT RESTRICTION03/15/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - ARRIVAL DRAFT RESTRICTION03/14/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - DRAFT RESTRICTION03/13/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/12/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/09/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/08/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/07/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/06/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/05/2007 Normal
Morning Update03/02/2007 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - Fog Alert03/01/2007 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Tuesday, March 20, 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 12 mph

Weather Alert:

Closures: Closure of Oil Dock 11. The dates are Saturday, March 17, 2007
at 0700 hours through Wednesday, March 21, 2007 at 1800 hours.

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CDT

Mostly Cloudy
Feels Like: 72°
Barometer: 30.11 in and rising
Humidity: 90%
Visibility: 10 mi
Dewpoint: 66°
Wind: SE 12 mph
Sunrise: 7:34 am
Sunset: 7:41 pm
69° High: 77° Low: 68°

Today: Considerable cloudiness. High 77F. Winds SE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Low 68F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow: Considerable clouds early. Some decrease in clouds later in the
day. High 78F. Winds SE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Low 68F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Thursday: More clouds than sun. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the
upper 60s.

Friday: Cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.

Saturday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 70s and lows
in the upper 60s.

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

GMZ200-202115-
407 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2007

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...LOW PRESSURE
ACROSS WEST TEXAS WILL MAINTAIN A MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THE LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN DEEPEN...RESULTING IN A
MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH SATURDAY.

$$

GMZ235-202115-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
407 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2007

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-202115-
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
407 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2007

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN
DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN DECREASING
TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

GMZ250-255-202115-
/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-
407 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2007

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5
TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-202115-
/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-
407 AM CDT TUE MAR 20 2007

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
7 FEET.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.


Notice posted on Tuesday, March 20, 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.