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Corpus Christi Update02/27/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update02/26/2009 Normal
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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
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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:Monday, February 09, 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 15 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures: Corpus Christi ship channel closed at 2025 hrs 8 February. Re-
opened at 0825 hrs 9 February due to High Winds.

Current conditions as of 8:51 am CST

Mostly Cloudy
Feels Like:71°
Barometer:29.98 in and rising
Humidity:84%
Visibility:8 mi
Dewpoint:64°
Wind:SSE 15 mph
Sunrise:7:11 am
Sunset:6:17 pm

Today: A shower or two possible this morning with partly cloudy skies for
the afternoon. Warm. High near 80F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of
rain 30%.

Tonight: Partly cloudy skies this evening will become overcast overnight.
Low around 65F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow: Cloudy and windy. High 79F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms. A
few storms may be severe. Low 58F. SSE winds shifting to W at 20 to 30
mph. Chance of rain 30%.

Wednesday: A few clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 50s.

Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 60s.

Friday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 50s.

000
FZUS54 KCRP 091254 AAA
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

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

GMZ200-100015-
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...A VIGOROUS LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS NORTHERN TEXAS WILL LIFT INTO THE CENTRAL
PLAINS BRINGING A WEAK TROUGH INTO SOUTH TEXAS LATER TODAY. THIS
SHOULD ALLOW THE STRONG ONSHORE FLOW ACROSS THE REGION TO SUBSIDE
THROUGH THE DAY. ONSHORE WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN ON TUESDAY AS
ANOTHER QUICK MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO NORTH CENTRAL
TEXAS. THIS LOW WILL LIFT NORTHEAST PULLING A COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE REGION AROUND MIDNIGHT TUESDAY NIGHT WITH A MODERATE TO STRONG
OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING WEDNESDAY. ONSHORE FLOW WILL QUICKLY
RESUME THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS EAST OF THE REGION.
ANOTHER PACIFIC FRONT WILL PUSH OFFSHORE BY FRIDAY WITH MODERATE
OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING IN ITS WAKE.

$$

GMZ235-100015-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

$$

GMZ230-100015-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SPRINKLES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-100015-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-100015-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
654 AM CST MON FEB 9 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUST TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SPRINKLES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

MJG

Notice posted on Monday, February 09, 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.