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Corpus Christi Update03/31/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/28/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/27/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/26/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/25/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/20/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/19/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update 03/18/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/17/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - FOG03/14/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/13/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - FOG03/12/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update FOG03/11/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/07/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/06/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/05/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/03/2008 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, October 10, 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: SE 3 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CDT

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:63°
Barometer:29.92 in and rising
Humidity:93%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:61°
Wind:SE 3 mph
Sunrise:7:27 am
Sunset:7:05 pm
63° High: 86° Low: 74°

Today: A mix of clouds and sun. High 83F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy skies. Low 72F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy. Humid. High 86F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds from time to time. Low 74F. Winds ESE at 15
to 25 mph.

Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 70s.

Monday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in
the low 70s.

Tuesday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the low 80s and lows
in the upper 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
428 AM CDT FRI OCT 10 2008

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

GMZ200-110000-
428 AM CDT FRI OCT 10 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK TO
MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AS A LOW PRESSURE AREA
DEVELOPS OVER THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS. A MODERATE EAST TO
SOUTHEAST WIND WILL PERSIST FROM SUNDAY INTO TUESDAY. INCREASING
TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL LEAD TO ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
FOR SUNDAY...THEN A WEAK EASTERLY WAVE WILL PROVIDE INCREASING
CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ230-235-110000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
428 AM CDT FRI OCT 10 2008

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

$$

GMZ250-255-110000-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
428 AM CDT FRI OCT 10 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-110000-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
428 AM CDT FRI OCT 10 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
Notice posted on Friday, October 10, 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.