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Corpus Christi Update09/30/2011 Normal
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Corpus Christi Update09/27/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/26/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/23/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/22/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/21/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/19/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/16/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/15/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/14/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/13/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/12/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/09/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/08/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/06/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/02/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update09/01/2011 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Wednesday, September 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: 40-00 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

Current conditions as of 6:50 AM CDT
Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:72 °F
Barometer:29.91 in and rising
Humidity:100 %
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:69 °F
Wind:SE 5 mph
Sunrise:7:14 AM
Sunset:7:34 PM

Today: Sunny. Hot. High 97F. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy skies. Low near 75F. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 mph.

Tomorrow: Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 94F. Winds SE at 15 to
25 mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Low 76F. 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: Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the
mid 70s.

Sunday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.

000
FZUS54 KCRP 140903
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

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

GMZ200-142230-
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE OVER EASTERN OKLAHOMA WILL GRADUALLY MOVE EAST TODAY
AND TONIGHT...ALLOWING A COLD FRONT TO MOVE INTO NORTH TEXAS. THIS
WILL HELP TO DIMINISH THE ONSHORE FLOW FOR THURSDAY. A LIGHT TO
MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW IS THEN EXPECTED FOR FRIDAY AND THROUGH THE
WEEKEND WITH SEAS SLOWLY BUILDING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE THIS WEEK AND OVER THE WEEKEND
ACROSS THE OPEN WATERS AS DEEPER MOISTURE AND GREATER INSTABILITY
DEVELOPS OVER THE AREA.

$$

GMZ235-142230-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. 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.

$$

GMZ230-142230-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. BAYS
CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-142230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-142230-
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-
403 AM CDT WED SEP 14 2011

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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Notice posted on Wednesday, September 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.