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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 30, 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 Friday, October 31, 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

Mostly Cloudy
Feels Like:65°
Barometer:30.33 in and rising
Humidity:84%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:60°
Wind:CALM
Sunrise:7:39 am
Sunset:6:47 pm
65° High: 80° Low: 63°

Today: Sunshine to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High around 80F.
Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tonight: Some clouds. Low 63F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy. High 83F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tomorrow night: Clear skies. Low 64F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.

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

Monday: Sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
408 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2008

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

GMZ200-310000-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK TO MODERATE
ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS
ACROSS THE TEXAS/OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES AND HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER
THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO. ONSHORE WILL WILL GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN
BY MONDAY AS THE LOW PRESSURE AREA DEEPENS ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS.

$$

GMZ230-235-310000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 30 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. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH INCREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY DECREASING TO SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING
TO 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. BAYS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-310000-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2008

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

$$

GMZ270-275-310000-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
Notice posted on Thursday, October 30, 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.