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Corpus Christi Update03/31/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/28/2003 Normal
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Corpus Christi Update03/26/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/25/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/24/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/21/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/20/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/19/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/18/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/17/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/14/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/13/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/12/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/11/2003 Normal
Corpus Christi Update03/10/2003 Normal
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Corpus Christi Update03/06/2003 Normal
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Corpus Christi Update03/03/2003 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Corpus Christi Update
Date:Tuesday, March 11, 2003
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: E 8

Closures: AS PER U.S. COAST GUARD THERE WILL BE PERIODIC ONE-WAY TRAFFIC
CLOSURES DURING THIS MONTH.

FOR THE NEXT 30 DAYS, ANY REQUESTS FOR LAYBERTHS NEED TO CONTACTED
THROUGH THIS OFFICE.

***10 MARCH 2003 2300 HRS ARANSAS CORPUS CHRISTI PILOTS CLOSED THE BAR
DUE TO FOG***

Feels Like: 65 º
Dewpoint: 64º
Barometer: 29.96 in and steady
Wind: E 12 mph
Humidity: 97%
Visibility: 150 mi
Sunrise: 6:44 am
Sunset: 6:36 pm


Today: Morning fog, then cloudy this afternoon. High 76F. Winds ESE at 15
to 25 mph.

Tonight: Cloudy skies during the evening with areas of fog developing
after midnight. Low 61F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph.

Tomorrow: Areas of fog with drizzle...ending early. Breaks of sun and
becoming windy in the afternoon. High around 75F. Winds SE at 15 to 25
mph.

Tomorrow night: A few clouds. Low 62F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph.

Thursday: Partial sunshine. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper
50s.

Friday: Isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid
50s.

Saturday: Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the low 70s and lows
in the mid 50s.

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
330 AM CST TUE MAR 11 2003

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.

GMZ200-111530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM-
330 AM CST TUE MAR 11 2003

.ONSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASE THROUGH TONIGHT ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS. AREAS OF SEA FOG AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN OR
DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TO PERSIST AS WELL. A MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW
WILL CONTINUE ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE WEAKENING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS AN
UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS. THIS PATTERN WILL
RESULT IN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH
DAY...WITH THE BEST CHANCE ON FRIDAY. THE ONSHORE FLOW AND HIGHER
HUMIDITIES WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF SEA FOG IN THE BAYS AND NEARSHORE
WATERS THROUGH THE PERIOD.

$$

GMZ230-235-111530-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
330 AM CST TUE MAR 11 2003

.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAYS BECOMING SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
AREAS OF SEA FOG WITH VISIBILITY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES
THIS MORNING FOLLOWED BY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY SEA FOG
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE EVENING FOLLOWED BY AREAS
OF SEA FOG WITH VISIBILITY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES
OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ250-255-270-275-111530-
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-
330 AM CST TUE MAR 11 2003

.TODAY...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND
INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. AREAS OF SEA
FOG WITH VISIBILITY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN THE
MORNING NEARSHORE FOLLOWED BY PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET. PATCHY SEA FOG IN THE EVENING NEARSHORE FOLLOWED BY AREAS OF
SEA FOG WITH VISIBILITY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES
OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
AREAS OF FOG NEARSHORE AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. AREAS OF FOG NEARSHORE. SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
AREAS OF FOG NEARSHORE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. AREAS OF FOG NEARSHORE AND A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. AREAS OF FOG NEARSHORE AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

$$


Notice posted on Tuesday, March 11, 2003

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.