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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update11/26/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/25/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/24/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/21/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/20/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/19/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/18/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/17/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/14/2008 Normal
Corpus Chisti Update11/13/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/12/2008 Normal
Corpus Chisti Update11/12/2008 Normal
Corpus Chisti Update11/11/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/10/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/07/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/06/2008 Normal
Corpus Christi Update11/05/2008 Normal
Corpus Chisti Update11/04/2008 Normal
Corpust Christi Update11/03/2008 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Chisti Update
Date:Wednesday, November 12, 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: 42-00 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: NW 5 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Dock closure of Oil Dock 4. The dates of closure are Wednesday, November
12, 2008 through Thursday, November 13, 2008. Daylight Hours Only: 0700
hours through 1800 hours.

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CST

Cloudy
Feels Like:77°
Barometer:29.86 in and rising
Humidity:93%
Visibility:4 mi
Dewpoint:72°
Wind:NW 5 mph
Sunrise:6:49 am
Sunset:5:38 pm
74°High: 79° Low: 62°

Today: Variable clouds with thunderstorms, especially during the
afternoon hours. High 79F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Tonight: Showers and thundershowers likely. Low 62F. Winds E at 5 to 10
mph. Chance of rain 60%.

Tomorrow: Scattered thunderstorms, especially in the morning. High 77F.
Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy. Low 63F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

Friday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper
50s.

Saturday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s.

Sunday: Sunshine. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

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

GMZ200-130030-
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN TODAY AS A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY
APPROACHES THE COAST. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
OCCUR TODAY. THE FRONT WILL ENTER THE COASTAL WATERS BY THIS
EVENING AND PROVIDE A WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW. WEAK ONSHORE
FLOW WILL REDEVELOP BY THURSDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY.
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING AND PRODUCE
STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW IN ITS WAKE.

$$

GMZ235-130030-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

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

$$

GMZ230-130030-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

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

$$

GMZ250-255-130030-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND
5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS INCREASING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-130030-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
336 AM CST WED NOV 12 2008

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
5 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
Notice posted on Wednesday, November 12, 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.