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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 Christi Update
Date:Wednesday, November 26, 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: N 3 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CST

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:59°
Barometer:30.13 in and rising
Humidity:87%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:55°
Wind:N 3 mph
Sunrise:7:00 am
Sunset:5:34 pm
59°High: 76° Low: 63°

Today: Mostly cloudy skies. High 79F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Areas of patchy fog developing. Low 63F. Winds
SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow: Areas of patchy fog early. Cloudy in the morning with isolated
thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 83F. Winds SSE at 10 to
20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Tomorrow night: Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy
skies overnight. Low around 65F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain
30%.

Friday: Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 70s
and lows in the low 50s.

Saturday: Occasional showers possible. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in
the low 50s.

Sunday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low
50s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

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

GMZ200-270045-
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK ONSHORE
FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING AS HIGH PRESSURE
CONTINUES TO SHIFT EAST. A MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY BEFORE A COLD FRONT MOVES
ACROSS THE WATERS DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY. THIS FRONT WILL
PROVIDE A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY
NIGHT. OFFSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN SATURDAY BEFORE INCREASING AGAIN
ON SUNDAY AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS.

$$

GMZ235-270045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY INCREASING CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE EVENING DECREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ230-270045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO CHOPPY. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE EVENING DECREASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ250-255-270045-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING NORTH AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ270-275-270045-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
350 AM CST WED NOV 26 2008

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25
KNOTS IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN.
Notice posted on Wednesday, November 26, 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.