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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update04/30/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/29/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/25/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/18/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/15/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/11/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - Channel Closure from 0630-0830 11 April04/10/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/09/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/08/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/07/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/04/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/03/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/02/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update04/01/2008 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, April 25, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Draft: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches - Harbor Bridge
Deep Draft: Corpus Christi: 45 feet 00 inches

Please note restriction (saltwater)

**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
Public Oil Dock 1: 45-00 ft
Public Oil Dock 4, 7, or 11: 45-00 ft
Public Oil Dock 8: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 1: 38-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 8: 32-06 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: SSE 12 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CDT

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:77°
Barometer:29.85 in and rising
Humidity:91%
Visibility:7 mi
Dewpoint:71°
Wind:SSE 12 mph
Sunrise:6:55 am
Sunset:8:00 pm
74° High: 83° Low: 69°

Today: Mostly cloudy skies this morning will become partly cloudy this
afternoon. High 84F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tonight: Some clouds. Low near 70F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow: Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 83F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to
cloudy skies overnight. Low 69F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.

Sunday: Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid
50s.

Monday: Sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Tuesday: Sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

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

GMZ200-260015-
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A MODERATE ONSHORE
FLOW THIS MORNING WILL WEAKEN SLIGHTLY BY THIS EVENING AS A FRONTAL
BOUNDARY MOVES INTO SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS TONIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE INLAND AREAS OF SOUTH TEXAS...WHICH MAY
FORM AND MOVE EAST OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...WILL APPROACH THE WATERS
SATURDAY MORNING ALONG WITH A WEAK BOUNDARY. THIS WILL RESULT IN
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY ALONG
WITH AN EASTERLY FLOW. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
COASTAL WATERS ON SUNDAY...WITH SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED NEAR AND ALONG THE BOUNDARY. MODERATE TO
STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH OFFSHORE
FLOW WEAKENING ON MONDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES INTO TEXAS.
ONSHORE FLOW WILL RESUME ON MONDAY NIGHT...THEN INCREASE ON
TUESDAY...AS LOW PRESSURE FORMS AND DEEPENS OVER WEST TEXAS.

$$

GMZ235-260015-
/O.CAN.KCRP.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-080425T1100Z/
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

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

$$

GMZ230-260015-
/O.CAN.KCRP.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-080425T1100Z/
/O.ROU.KCRP.MA.F.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

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

$$

GMZ250-255-260015-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-080425T1400Z/
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET EARLY
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-260015-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-080425T1400Z/
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
404 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2008

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET EARLY SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH
25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
Notice posted on Friday, April 25, 2008

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.