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Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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:

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 7:50 AM CDT
Partly Cloudy
Feels Like:75 °F
Barometer:29.94 in and rising
Humidity:82 %
Visibility:10 mi
Dewpoint:68 °F
Wind:S 12 mph
Sunrise:6:52 AM
Sunset:8:00 PM

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

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

GMZ200-252200-
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP TODAY AND CONTINUE
WEDNESDAY AS SURFACE LOW PRESSURE CONTINUES TO DEEPEN OVER THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS. A MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH SATURDAY THEN BEGIN TO WEAKEN THROUGH THE WEEKEND... AS A
FRONTAL BOUNDARY ENTERS NORTH TEXAS.

$$

GMZ235-252200-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...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.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-252200-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-252200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT TODAY THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-252200-
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-
408 AM CDT WED APR 25 2012

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CDT TODAY THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.

Notice posted on Wednesday, April 25, 2012

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.