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Subject:Corpus Christi / Pt. Comfort Update
Date:Tuesday, October 24, 2000
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 -


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

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: SE 15 mph

Closures:

Coast Guard
advisories:

Pilot advisories: For vessels with beams exceeding 106 feet at either
Citgo Dock 1 or the Corpus Christi Public Elevator.
a) Vessels must begin operations as soon as practical after securing at
berth and continue to work all available hours.
b) Vessels may continue to work as long as combined beams, including
passing vessel, do not exceed 352 feet, except as approved by the
Harbormaster and Aransas-Corpus Christi Pilot Association.
c) After 24-hours at berth, vessel must shift to provide opening for other
vessels, whose beam when combined with Citgo 1 and CCPE exceed 352 feet.
d) After vessel returns to berth, vessel may occupy berth for operations
for at least 24-hours before shifting, if required.

Appar Temp: 73°
Humidity: 93%
Wind: SE/3 mph
Visibility: 8 mi
Dewpoint: 72°
Barometer: 30.20 inches
Sunrise: 07:36 a.m.
Sunset: 06:52 p.m.

Today...mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 80s inland...lower 80s coast. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
rain 30 percent.

Tonight...partly cloudy with widely scattered showers or thunderstorms.
Lows around 70 inland...mid 70s coast. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
rain 20 percent.

Wednesday...partly cloudy with widely scattered showers or thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 80s inland...lower 80s coast. Southeast wind 10 to 15
mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.


Extended forecast...

Wednesday night...partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows
around 70 inland...mid 70s coast.

Thursday through Saturday...partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers
or thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.

Sunday and Monday...partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s.

COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-


.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 FEET. WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 FEET. WIDELY SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. WIDELY SCATTERED
SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.



Notice posted on Tuesday, October 24, 2000

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.