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Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Thursday, July 14, 2011
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Draft: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches - HarborBridge
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: 35-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 8: 30-06 ft
Flint Hills Ingleside: 39-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 2: 37-00 ft
Flint Hills East # 3: 42-00 ft
Valero # 2: 44-00 ft
Valero # 3: 44-00 ft
Bay Dock: 36-00ft
Oxychem Ingleside: 40-00 ft

Tidal conditions: High Tides: N/A hours
Low Tides: N/A hours

Current conditions as of 6:50 AM CDT
Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:82 °F
Barometer:29.89 in and rising
Humidity:94 %
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:75 °F
Wind:SSE 6 mph
UV Index:--
UV Description:Low
Sunrise:6:42 AM
Sunset:8:27 PM
77°
High: 95° Low: 78°


Today: Partly cloudy. Heat index near 105F. High around 95F. Winds SSE at
15 to 25 mph.

Tonight: A few passing clouds. Low 78F. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow: Sun and a few passing clouds. Heat index near 110F. High 97F.
Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow night: Mainly clear early, then a few clouds later on. Low 78F.
Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.

Saturday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the
upper 70s.

Sunday: More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper
70s.

Monday: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper
70s.

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

GMZ200-142245-
427 AM CDT THU JUL 14 2011

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL INCREASE TO
MODERATE LEVELS BY LATE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING. ONSHORE
FLOW WILL DECREASE TOWARD FRIDAY MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL
BE POSSIBLE DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. SEAS
WILL GENERALLY BE LOW TO BRIEFLY MODERATE THROUGH THE REST OF THE
WEEK.

LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE FOR THE WEEKEND AND EARLY WEEK.
INCREASING MOISTURE WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ235-142245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
427 AM CDT THU JUL 14 2011

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ230-142245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
427 AM CDT THU JUL 14 2011

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ250-255-142245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
427 AM CDT THU JUL 14 2011

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-142245-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
427 AM CDT THU JUL 14 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
Notice posted on Thursday, July 14, 2011

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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.