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Subject:CORPUS CHRISTI Daily Update
Date:Monday, January 25, 2016
Priority:Normal
Notice:PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT CURRENTLY THE CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL IS OPEN, HOWEVER THERE ARE FORECASTS THAT SHOW FOG WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING, WHICH MAY DELAY TRAFFIC. THERE IS A FRONT THAT IS SUPPOSED TO ARRIVE ON TUESDAY WHICH WOULD CLEAR OUT THE FOG.

REVERTING WITH ANY DEVELOPMENTS

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: 71 Deg F
Winds: SSE 9 mph
Sunrise: 0719 hrs
Sunset: 1804 hrs

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 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 HIGHEST10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ200-261030-
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT...AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THAT WILL PUSH SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY. MOISTURE WILL BE SUFFICIENT TONIGHT FOR A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...AS WELL AS SOME FOG OVER THE BAYS AND NEARSHORE WATERS. STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW IS FORECAST FOR TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY IN WAKE OF THE FRONT WITH THE STRONGEST WIND SPEEDS EXPECTED TO OCCUR TUESDAY NIGHT...ALONG WITH PROLONGED HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. RAIN CHANCES CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON TUESDAY...GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. IMPROVING MARINE CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK.

GMZ235-261030-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 2016


SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST LATE IN THE NIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

GMZ230-261030-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 2016


SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST LATE IN THE NIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

GMZ250-255-261030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 2016


SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

GMZ270-275-261030-
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-
316 PM CST MON JAN 25 2016


SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
EAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

WEDNESDAY
NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

LK/GH



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Matthew Peterson
Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies
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Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
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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.