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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:Wednesday, May 13, 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 24 mph

Weather Alerts:

Closures:

Current conditions as of 9:51 am CDT

Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:91°
Barometer:29.87 in and steady
Humidity:72%
Visibility:7 mi
Dewpoint:74°
Wind:SSE 24 mph
Sunrise:6:41 am
Sunset:8:11 pm
84°High: 90° Low: 78°

Today: Windy. Mostly cloudy skies will become partly cloudy this
afternoon. Hot. High 91F. Winds SSE at 25 to 35 mph.

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

Tomorrow: Sunshine and clouds mixed. Hot. High 91F. Winds SE at 20 to 30
mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to
cloudy skies overnight. Low 79F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Friday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the
upper 70s.

Saturday: Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 80s
and lows in the mid 70s.

Sunday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 80s and lows
in the low 70s.

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Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM
(GMZ250) Mobile Weather Information

Last Update: 426 AM CDT WED MAY 13 2009



Hazardous marine condition(s):


Hazardous Weather Outlook
Small Craft Advisory


Synopsis...PERSISTENT AND INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS
SOUTH TEXAS TODAY...PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BAYS AS THE PRESSURE
GRADIENT TIGHTENS WITH LOW PRESSURE DEEPENING OVER WEST TEXAS. AS THE LOW
WEAKENS AND A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO CENTRAL TEXAS LATE IN THE WEEK...THE
ONSHORE FLOW WILL SLOWLY DECREASE. THE COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE
WATERS BY LATE SUNDAY PROVIDING A WIND SHIFT TO A NORTH TO NORTHEAST
FLOW. THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE AS THE FRONT
APPROACHES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

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Today...Southeast wind 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Tonight...Southeast wind 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Thursday...Southeast wind 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Thursday Night...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Friday...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Saturday...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

Sunday...East wind 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots in the
afternoon...then becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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Zone Forecast: Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM
(GMZ270) Mobile Weather Information

Last Update: 426 AM CDT WED MAY 13 2009

Today...Southeast wind 20 to 25 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet.

Tonight...Southeast wind around 20 knots. Seas 6 feet.

Thursday...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet.

Thursday Night...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.

Friday...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

Saturday...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots.
Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday...East wind around 10 knots becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots.
Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



Notice posted on Wednesday, May 13, 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.