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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update 10/31/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/30/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/29/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/28/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/27/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/23/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/21/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/20/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/16/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/15/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/10/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/07/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/06/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/02/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/01/2008 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Thursday, October 02, 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: NNW 5 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CDT

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:62°
Barometer:30 in and rising
Humidity:90%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:59°
Wind:NNW 5 mph
Sunrise:7:23 am
Sunset:7:14 pm
62° High: 89° Low: 72°

Today: Abundant sunshine. High 89F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Generally clear. Low 71F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tomorrow: Sunshine. High 89F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: Clear. Low 72F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Sunday: Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Monday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low
70s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

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

GMZ200-030000-
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY DEVELOP THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE COASTAL WATERS. WEAK TO
MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY AS AN AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS EAST OF THE ROCKIES. A MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW
WILL DEVELOP BY SUNDAY INTO MONDAY AS LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS TO THE
NORTHWEST.

$$

GMZ235-030000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...EXCEPT 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY...EXCEPT CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-030000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...EXCEPT 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY...EXCEPT CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-030000-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-030000-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
345 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
Notice posted on Thursday, October 02, 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.