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SubjectDatePriority
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Channel Closed due to Fog)02/28/2007 Normal
Sabine Channel Closed due to dense fog02/27/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Channel Closed due to FOG)02/27/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/26/2007 Normal
SABINE CHANNEL RE-OPENED/PILOT SERVICE TO RESUME02/23/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Remains Closed due to FOG)02/23/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Closed due to FOG)02/22/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/21/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/20/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Possible Fog Tonight)02/19/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update (Daylight Times Updated)02/16/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/15/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/14/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Re-Open02/13/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Re-Open02/13/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/13/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Closed Due to Fog/High Winds02/12/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Open02/12/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Closed due to Fog02/12/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/12/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Re-Open02/09/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/09/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Channel Closed Due to Fog02/09/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/08/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/07/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/06/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/05/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/02/2007 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update02/01/2007 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Thursday, February 08, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/8TH WITH TWO
DAYLIGHT VESSELS. ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED
TO START OUTBOUND AT 1000/8TH. NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS
ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT THE 8TH.

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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.


(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:0702
SUNSET :1759

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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:

Sabine Pass Tides for Thursday.....

Highs........8:48 A.M. and 5:27 P.M.

Lows.........12:25 P.M.

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

TERMINALS REQUIRING AIRDRAFT RESTRICTION:

PORT OF PORT ARTHUR
PABTEX/GLOBAL
PORT OF ORANGE
TOTAL
HUNTSMAN
MOTIVA-PT NECHES
UNOCAL/CHEVRON
OIL TANKING
DUPONT
TEPPCO
EXXONMOBIL REFIN. AND CHEMICAL.
PORT OF BEAUMONT

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

WEATHER:

Sunshine Bye Bye....

Another cold front will move through our area Thursday evening into
Friday morning with temperatures turning cooler Friday and Saturday.
However, the bulk of the cold air will remain well to our north and
northeast. A few showers will return to our area over the weekend with
the best risk on Sunday.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Patchy morning fog otherwise variable cloudiness with a 10
percent coverage of showers. Highs near 70. Winds south to southwest 5-16
mph.

Tonight....Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 50's. Winds south to southwest 2-
10 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Thursday.....

Winds......S/SW 5-16 knots.

Seas.......2-3 feet.

Bays.......slightly choppy.

Water temp......56.

Weather........Variable cloudiness with isolated showers possible.

Outlook for Friday.....Winds NE 6-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. No rain
expected.
Notice posted on Thursday, February 08, 2007

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.