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Subject:CORPUS CHRISTI Daily Update - FOG CLOSURE
Date:Thursday, January 14, 2016
Priority:Normal
Notice:CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO FOG AT 1640 HRS 14 JANUARY

Matthew Peterson, Manager
Moran Gulf Shipping Agencies, Inc
400 Mann Street, Suite 907
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Tel: (361) 884-0903 Fax: (361) 887-6132
mpeterson@moranshipping.com www.moranshipping.com

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From: Matthew E. Peterson
Sent: Thursday, January 14, 2016 10:22 AM
To: Daily Updates CRP
Cc: crp
Subject: CORPUS CHRISTI Daily Update

CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED FOR RIG MOVEMENT IS EXPECTED TO START BOARDING OUTBOUND VESSELS AT 1000 HRS 14 JANUARY

PLEASE FIND ATTACHED ANNOUNCEMENT FOR NEXT RIG MOVEMENT CURRENLTY SCHEDULED FOR THE 18TH JANUARY

Terminal drafts: All drafts in SALTWATER.

Draft information subject to change.

Please note restriction

**All deep draft vessels of 43 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 44 ft will require a tide reading of 1.8 ft above mean lower low water prior to entering Aransas Pass Channel.**

Daylight Restrictions:
All Vessels Greater than 900-00 ft
All Vessels Greater than 130,000 DWT
All Vessels greater than 250-00 ft transiting "Dead Ship"
All Vessel subject to USCG Letter of Deviation requiring Tug Escort
All Vessels with greater than26-00 ft trim, when passing under the Harbor Bridge
All Category One Tankers (LOA greater than 748-00 ft and Beam greater than 120-00 ft and Draft greater than 40.9 ft sw)

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
Public Oil Dock 15: 45-00 ft
Citgo # 1: 40-00 ft
Citgo # 3: 44-00 ft
Flint Hills Ingleside #4: 38-00 ft w/ 2 feet UKC
Flint Hills Ingleside #5: 34-00 ft w/ 2 feet UKC
Flint Hills East # 2: 30-00 ft w/ 2 feet UKC
Flint Hills East # 3: 34-00 ft w/ 2 feet UKC
Valero # 2: 45-00 ft w/ 1 foot UKC
Valero # 3: 45-00 ft w/ 1 foot UKC
Bay Dock: 36-00ft
Oxychem Ingleside: 40-00 ft

Feels Like: 62 Deg F
Winds: NE 7 mph
Sunrise: 0720 hrs
Sunset: 1753 hrs

059 582
FZUS54 KCRP 140921
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

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

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ200-142245-
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A SURFACE AND UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL COMBINE WITH ADEQUATE MOISTURE TO PRODUCE SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING. THE UPPER TROUGH WILL BEGIN TO MOVE FARTHER EAST THIS AFTERNOON...WITH RAIN AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY GRADUALLY
PUSHING EAST OUT OF THE WATERS. WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP BY FRIDAY AS A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY BRINGING A STRONGER COLD FRONT THROUGH THE AREA.
ONSHORE WINDS WILL TRANSITION TO NORTHWEST AND STRENGTHEN THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF MAINLY SHOWERS...POSSIBLY A FEW THUNDERSTORMS...ASSOCIATED WITH THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ON
SATURDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY ALONG WITH GRADUALLY SUBSIDING WINDS AND SEAS. A WEAK NORTHEAST TO EAST WIND IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

$$

GMZ235-142245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH LATE. BAYS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.

.FRIDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.

.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

$$

GMZ230-142245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH UP TO 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. BAYS SMOOTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.

.FRIDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.

.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

$$

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-
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING SOUTH LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

.FRIDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

$$

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-
321 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

.FRIDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.SATURDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.

.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GW/TE

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Best regards,
Matthew Peterson
Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies
400 Mann Street, Suite 907
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Tel: 361-884-0903
Mobile: 361-813-1649
Fax: 361-887-6132
E-mail: crp@moranshipping.com
Tlx: 62681020

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Notice posted on Thursday, January 14, 2016

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