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Subject:CORPUS CHRISTI Daily Port report - Fog Closure
Date:Monday, December 12, 2016
Priority:Normal
Notice:
CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO FOG AT 1745 HRS 12 DECEMBER 2016

CURRENTLY EXPECTING RE-OPENING IN THE MORNING DURING DAYLIGHT 13TH DECEMBER

REVERTING

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: Monday, December 12, 2016 9:40 AM
To: James Tedeschi; Daily Updates CRP
Cc: crp
Subject: CORPUS CHRISTI Daily Port report - Fog Closure

CORPUS CHRISTI SHIP CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO FOG AT 0029 HRS 12 DECEMBER

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A GENERALLY WEAK FLOW WILL PREVAIL TODAY AS A WEAK SURFACE FRONT STALLS ALONG THE COAST. AREAS OF FOG...DENSE AT TIMES...WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE COAST THROUGH THIS MORNING. AN ADDITIONAL ROUND OF DENSE FOG MAY OCCUR AGAIN LATE INTO TUESDAY MORNING. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH GENERALLY MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY. INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW EXPECTED LATE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. PATCHY LIGHT RAIN AND ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY AS WARMER MOIST AIR OVERRUNS THE COOLER SURFACE.

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
Nustar # 16: 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
Buckeye # 1: 41-00 ft
Oxychem Ingleside: 40-00 ft
Oxy Ingleside Energy Center # 2: 45-00 ft
Oxy Ingleside Energy Center # 4: 45-00 ft
Oxy Ingleside Energy Center # 5: 40-00 ft

Feels Like: 65 Deg F - FOG
Winds: Calm
Sunrise: 0709 hrs
Sunset: 1733 hrs


FZUS54 KCRP 120920
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 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.

GMZ200-122245-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A GENERALLY WEAK FLOW WILL PREVAIL TODAY AS A WEAK SURFACE FRONT STALLS ALONG THE COAST. AREAS OF FOG...DENSE AT TIMES...WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE COAST THROUGH THIS MORNING. AN ADDITIONAL ROUND OF DENSE FOG MAY OCCUR AGAIN LATE INTO TUESDAY MORNING. A WEAK
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH GENERALLY MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY. INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW EXPECTED LATE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. PATCHY LIGHT RAIN AND ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY AS WARMER MOIST AIR OVERRUNS THE COOLER SURFACE.

$$

GMZ235-122245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

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

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-122245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...WEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

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

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ255-122245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SHIFTING NORTH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

$$

GMZ250-122245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH LATE IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-122245-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FEET.

.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.

$$

GMZ275-122245-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
320 AM CST MON DEC 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FEET.

.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST 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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.

$$

RH/GH

Best regards,
Matthew Peterson
Moran Shipping Agencies, Inc.
400 Mann Street, Suite 907
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Tel: 361-884-0903 Fax: 361-887-6132 Mbl: 361-813-1649
crp@moranshipping.com www.moranshipping.com

Please reply to our Group Email Address (crp@moranshipping.com) on ALL messages to this office.

Please visit www.moranshipping.com/ports_serviced.htm for complete contact details.

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Notice posted on Monday, December 12, 2016

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.