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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:Wednesday, October 29, 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: CALM

Weather Alerts:

Closures:
Closure of Oil Dock 7. The dates of closure are Tuesday, October 28,
2008 through Thursday, October 30, 2008. Daylight hours only: 0700 hours
through 1800 hours.

Closure of Oil Dock 11. The dates of closure are Tuesday, November 4,
2008 through Thursday, November 6, 2008. Daylight hours only: 0700 hours
throught 1800 hrs.

Current conditions as of 8:51 am CDT

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:60°
Barometer:30.37 in and rising
Humidity:78%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:53°
Wind:CALM
Sunrise:7:39 am
Sunset:6:47 pm

Today: Sunny. High 76F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Clear to partly cloudy. Low near 60F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tomorrow: Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 82F.
Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Low 63F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Friday: Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.

Saturday: More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low
60s.

Sunday: Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.

000
FZUS54 KCRP 290928
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

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

GMZ200-300000-
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...WEAK ONSHORE FLOW
WILL PERSIST TODAY AND TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO SHIFT EAST
OF THE COASTAL WATERS. ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE BY
THURSDAY AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS...
RESULTING IN A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ235-300000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-300000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST 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.
.THURSDAY...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-300000-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-300000-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
428 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2008

.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

$$

TM/GW








Notice posted on Wednesday, October 29, 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.