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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update02/27/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/26/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/25/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/24/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/20/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/19/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/18/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/17/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/16/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/13/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/12/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/11/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/10/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/09/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/06/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/05/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/04/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/02/2009 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, February 06, 2009
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: SSE 10 mph
Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 7:51 am CST

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:62°
Barometer:30.27 in and rising
Humidity:86%
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:58°
Wind:SSE 10 mph
Sunrise:7:13 am
Sunset:6:14 pm
62°High: 78° Low: 62°

Today: Windy with a mix of clouds and sun. High 78F. Winds SSE at 25 to
35 mph.

Tonight: Clear skies with gusty winds. Low 62F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30
mph.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy skies with gusty winds. Warm. High around 80F.
Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tomorrow night: Clear skies with a few passing clouds. Low 62F. Winds SE
at 20 to 30 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy and windy. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the
low 60s.

Monday: Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 70s
and lows in the low 60s.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 70s
and lows in the low 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

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

GMZ200-070045-
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A STRONG ONSHORE
FLOW OCCUR TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
DEEPENS OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS. ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO
REMAIN STRONG THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEKEND AHEAD OF THE NEXT
SYSTEM THAT IS EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE REGION EARLY NEXT WEEK. THIS
WILL PROVIDE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO MONDAY...MAINLY NORTH OF PORT ARANSAS. ONSHORE FLOW
WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE TUESDAY AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT TIGHTENS.

$$

GMZ235-070045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY DECREASING TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ230-070045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30
KNOTS BY NOON. BAYS CHOPPY INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH
DECREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY INCREASING
TO CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-070045-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
6 TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-070045-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
320 AM CST FRI FEB 6 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET BUILDING
TO 8 TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS
7 TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
Notice posted on Friday, February 06, 2009

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.