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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update05/29/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/28/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/27/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/26/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/22/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/21/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/20/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/19/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/18/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/15/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/14/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/13/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update - Channel Closure from 0630-1200 12 May05/12/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/11/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/08/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/06/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/05/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/04/2009 Normal
Corpus Christi Update05/01/2009 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Friday, May 01, 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 21 mph

Weather Alerts:


Closures:

Current conditions as of 8:51 am CDT

Cloudy
Feels Like:83°
Barometer:29.99 in and rising
Humidity:79%
Visibility:8 mi
Dewpoint:72°
Wind:SSE 21 mph
Sunrise:6:50 am
Sunset:8:04 pm

Today: A mix of clouds and sun. Warm. High 89F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30
mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy early followed by cloudy skies overnight. Low 78F.
Winds SE at 20 to 30 mph.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy and windy. Hot. High around 90F. Winds SSE at 20
to 30 mph.

Tomorrow night: Overcast. Low 78F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph.

Sunday: Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows
in the mid 70s.

Monday: Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the mid 80s and
lows in the mid 70s.

Tuesday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the
mid 70s.

FZUS54 KCRP 010931
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

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

GMZ200-012130-
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
MODERATE TO
OCCASIONALLY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY DUE
TO LOW PRESSURE STRETCHING FROM NEW MEXICO TO OLD MEXICO AND HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGING ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF COAST. THE MODERATE TO
STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST INTO SUNDAY MORNING...THEN WEAKEN
AS A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION. THIS FRONT WILL
PRODUCE A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY EVENING. THE
WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE SUNDAY EVENING AND WASHOUT ON
MONDAY. A TEMPORARY WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE
FRONT SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
ONSHORE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.



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GMZ235-012130-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TODAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING EAST. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

TUESDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.



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GMZ230-012130-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 25
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWER SAND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

MONDAY
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING EAST. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

TUESDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY.



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GMZ250-255-012130-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TODAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY
EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.



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GMZ270-275-012130-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
430 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2009

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


TODAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
8 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.



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MB/JR




Notice posted on Friday, May 01, 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.