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SubjectDatePriority
Corpus Christi Update10/31/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/30/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/29/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/28/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/25/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/24/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/22/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/21/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/18/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/17/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/16/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/15/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/11/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/10/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/09/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/08/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/07/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/04/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/03/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/02/2002 Normal
Corpus Christi Update10/01/2002 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Tuesday, October 15, 2002
Priority:Normal
Notice:Air Drafts: Corpus Christi: 138 feet 00 inches -
(Harbor Bridge & Tule Lake Lift Bridge)
Point Comfort: none

Deep Drafts: Corpus Christi: 45 feet 00 inches -
(salt water) Point Comfort : 36 feet 00 inches -

Tidal conditions: High Tides: N/a hours
Low Tides: N/a hours

Current Winds on Corpus Christi Ship Channel: NNW 10 mph

Closures: Planned traffic closure of La Quinta Channel. This closure is
required to permit the load out of a jacket structure onto the H851
barge. This load out operation will require 4 to 5 days closure to
complete. The operation is planned to occur between Oct. 23 and Oct. 29,
2002. The proposed window may be modified due to adverse weather
conditions and minor schedule adjustments can be made to accomodate ship
traffic. Terminals affected by closure are OxyChem Ingleside and
Reynolds Aluminum.

Port of Point Comfort Closure:

Coast Guard
advisories:

Feels Like: 59 º
Dewpoint: 55 º
Barometer: 30.05 in and rising
Wind: NNW 8 mph
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: Unlimited
Sunrise: 7:33 am
Sunset: 6:57 pm


Today: A mix of clouds and sun. High 77F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear. Low 54F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.

Tomorrow: Mostly sunny early, then becoming partly cloudy later in the
day. High near 80F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.

Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy skies. Low around 60F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10
mph.

Thursday: Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the
upper 60s.

Friday: Late day showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows
in the mid 60s.

Saturday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 60s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
430 AM CDT TUE OCT 15 2002

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO MARINERS...MARINE FORECASTS ARE ISSUED AT LEAST
FOUR TIMES A DAY. BOATERS ON EXTENDED TRIPS SHOULD ROUTINELY MONITOR
SUBSEQUENT FORECAST ISSUANCES AND UPDATES FOR THE LATEST MARINE
WEATHER INFORMATION.

GMZ200-151530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM-
430 AM CDT TUE OCT 15 2002

.A WEAK TO MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BECOME ONSHORE WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EAST. THE ONSHORE FLOW WILL STRENGTHEN
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTH ACROSS THE WATERS.

$$

GMZ230-235-151530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O&aps&CONNOR-
430 AM CDT TUE OCT 15 2002

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

$$

GMZ250-255-270-275-151530-
COASTAL WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 TO 60 NM-
430 AM CDT TUE OCT 15 2002

.TODAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET NEARSHORE...3 TO 4
FEET OFFSHORE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WIND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$



Notice posted on Tuesday, October 15, 2002

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.