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Corpus Christi Update10/31/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/28/2011 Normal
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Corpus Christi Update10/26/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/25/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/24/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/21/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/20/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/19/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/18/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/17/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/14/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/13/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/12/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/11/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/10/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/07/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/06/2011 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/04/2011 Normal
Corpus Cristi Update10/03/2011 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Tuesday, October 25, 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.

CLOSURES:

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:64 °F
Barometer:30.11 in and rising
Humidity:90 %
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:61 °F
Wind:S 3 mph
Sunrise:7:35 AM
Sunset:6:49 PM



COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

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


421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND SLIGHTLY
INCREASE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY IN RESPONSE TO DEEPENING LOW
PRESSURE ACROSS WEST TEXAS. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS ON
THURSDAY...DIMINISHING THE ONSHORE FLOW JUST AHEAD OF IT. THE
FRONT IS NOW EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY
AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING...WITH STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW IN ITS
WAKE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON
AND THURSDAY NIGHT ALONG AND BEHIND THE BOUNDARY. OFFSHORE WINDS
WILL DIMINISH BY SATURDAY AND BECOME EAST LATE SATURDAY AS THE
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS.




BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.




BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
10 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST. BAYS
SMOOTH.




COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.




COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.



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-
421 AM CDT TUE OCT 25 2011

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

Notice posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2011

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.