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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/10TH WITH ONE
DAYLIGHT VESSEL. FOUR DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED
TO START INBOUND 1000-1100/10TH.

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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 0500-1100 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1130 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1200 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1200 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1300 Hrs
Total 0500-1330 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1430 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1500 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1530 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1530 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1630 Hrs
Total 0600-1630 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1700 Hrs

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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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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:

Warm Front On The Way....

A warm front will be moving through our area this morning. This front
will generate showers and thunderstorms but the main impact will be much
warmer temperatures over the next few days. The next cool front will
likely be in our area Friday night and Saturday morning with a rather
good coverage of showers and thunderstorms expected.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today....Variable cloudiness with a 40 percent coverage of showers or
thunderstorms. Highs in the middle 70's. Winds south to southeast 6-18
mph.

Tonight.....Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60's. Winds southerly 3-14
mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Tuesday.....

Winds......SE 6-20 knots.

Seas.......3 feet.

Bays.......slightly choppy

Water temp......66.

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

Outlook for Wednesday.....Winds S 8-22 knots. Seas 3-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides for Tuesday.....

High.........1:35 P.M.

Low..........none

Sunrise Tuesday......6:55

Sunset Tuesday.......7:40

Notice posted on Tuesday, April 10, 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.