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SubjectDatePriority
04/28/2006 Normal
04/27/2006 Normal
04/26/2006 Normal
04/25/2006 Normal
04/24/2006 Normal
04/21/2006 Normal
04/20/2006 Normal
04/19/2006 Normal
04/18/2006 Normal
04/17/2006 Normal
04/13/2006 Normal
04/12/2006 Normal
04/11/2006 Normal
04/10/2006 Normal
04/07/2006 Normal
04/06/2006 Normal
04/05/2006 Normal
SABINE/NECHES CHANNEL OPENED 04/04/2006 Normal
SABINE / NECHES CHANNEL CLOSED DUE TO FOG.04/04/2006 Normal
04/03/2006 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:
Date:Wednesday, November 15, 2006
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

*PILOT
TRAFFIC:
ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0500/15TH WITH TWO DAYLIGHT VESSELS.
ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT 1000-1100/15TH.



Vessels that meet one of the following
criteria are considered daylight restricted.

85,000 Dead Weight or over
875 ft Length Over All or over
125 ft Beam or over

Please find the following updated daylight restriction times
from the Sabine Pilots for the Sabine/Neches Channel.


AS PER THE SABINE PILOTS,
STARTING OCTOBER.29, 2006

(INBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0500-0930 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1000 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1030 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1030 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1130 Hrs
Total 0500-1200 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1300 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1330 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1400 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1400 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1500 Hrs
Total 0600-1500 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1530 Hrs



SUNRISE:0641
SUNSET :1720

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RIVER DRAFT:MAX.40FT FW.
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AIRDRAFT :MAX. 136FT AT 40FT FW.(THREE BRIDGES)
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*TIDAL
CONDITIONS:
HIGH TIDES: 1146/15th & 2243/15th
LOW TIDES : 0715/15th & 1727/15th

PLEASE NOTE:TIDAL CONDITIONS HAVE
LITTLE OR NO EFFECT TO DRAFT.

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TERMINALS REQUIRING AIRDRAFT RESTRICTION:
PORT OF PORT ARTHUR & BEAUMONT/ATOFINA/HUNTSMAN
MOTIVA-PT NECHES/UNOCAL/OIL TANKING/DUPONT/TEPPCO
EXXONMOBIL REFIN. AND CHEMICAL.
***

*U.S.C.G
ADVISORIES:
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1


*WEATHER:

Today......SUNNY/WINDY HIGH 67 LOW 42

*MARINE
FORECAST:

Winds......SHIFTING TO THE NW AT 15-35 KNOTS.

Seas.......6 TO 8 FEET.



Notice posted on Wednesday, November 15, 2006

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.