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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:Monday, February 12, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/12TH WITH ONE
DAYLIGHT VESSEL. TWO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED
TO START INBOUND APPROX 1000/12TH.

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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:0700
SUNSET :1802

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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 Monday.....

High........2:16 P.M.

Low.........none

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:

Warmer Temperatures Today...Then Chilly Weather Returns

A warm front will be developing to our south and move across the area
today. Temperatures will be warming back into the 70's. A good risk of
showers and thunderstorms will be likely as a strong cold front
approaches this evening. Some of the storms evening could be near severe
levels.

Much colder air will move in Tuesday into the end of next week as high
pressure builds in from the north.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today....Cloudy with a 60 percent coverage of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs near 70. Winds south 6-22 mph.

Tonight.... Mostly Cloudy, windy and turning colder with thunderstorms
possible. Lows in the lower to middle 50's. Winds N/NW 6-20.

Marine Forecast for Monday.....

Winds......S 8-22 knots.

Seas.......3-4 feet.

Bays.......choppy.

Water temp......54.

Weather........Cloudy with Showers and thunderstorms.
Notice posted on Monday, February 12, 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.