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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:Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED INBOUND 0500/20TH WITH ONE
DAYLIGHT VESSEL. NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED
FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT THE 20TH.

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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 0500-1000 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1030 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1100 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1100 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1200 Hrs
Total 0500-1230 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1330 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1400 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1430 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1430 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1530 Hrs
Total 0600-1530 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1600 Hrs

SUNRISE:0652
SUNSET :1809

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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 Tuesday.....

Highs..........4:43 P.M.

Lows..........11:28 A.M. and 11:45 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:

Warmer Temperatures....

Southerly winds will continue most of this week with temperatures
expected to be a little above normal for a change. A few showers will be
possible this evening into early tomorrow as an upper level disturbance
moves in from the west. The next significant risk of showers and
thunderstorms will likely be around Saturday as a strong storm system
moves into the southern plains.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Mostly cloudy and mild with a 30 percent coverage of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70's. Winds south to southwest 6-22
mph.

Tonight......Mostly cloudy with a few showers possible. Coverage 30
percent. Lows in the middle to upper 50's. Winds variable 3-14 mph.

Marine Forecast for Tuesday.....

Winds......S/SW 8-24 knots.

Seas.......3-5 Feet.

Bays.......Choppy.

Water temp......57.

Weather........Variable cloudiness with a few showers possible.

Notice posted on Tuesday, February 20, 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.