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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, June 01, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/1ST WITH ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL.
DAYLIGHT VESSEL. ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED
TO INBOUND AT APPROX. 1200 HOURS/1ST.

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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



WEATHER:
The Heat Is On......

Upper level low pressure system over the Gulf of Mexico is moving further
away and is wrapping around northerly winds in its wake. Somewhat drier
air will reduce our coverage of showers or storms through the weekend.
However, afternoon highs will be reaching near 90.

Lakes Area Forecast....

Today......Partly cloudy with a 20 percent coverage of showers or
thunderstorms. High in the upper 80's to near 90. NE/E wind 3-15 mph.

Tonight.....Mostly fair. Lows in the upper 60's to near 70. Winds
variable in direction at 2-12 mph. No rain expected.


Triangle Forecast.....

Today......Partly cloudy with a 20 percent coverage of showers or
thunderstorms. High in the upper 80's. NE/E wind 3-15 mph.

Tonight.....Mostly fair. Lows in the upper 60's to near 70. Winds
variable in direction at 2-12 mph. No rain expected.


Marine Forecast for Friday.....

Winds......SE 6-16 knots.

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

Bays.......slightly choppy.

Water temp......81.

Weather........Partly cloudy with widely scattered showers and
thunderstorms.

Outlook for Friday.....Winds SE 6-16 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. Widely
scattered showers and thunderstorms possible.


Sabine Pass Tides for Friday.....

High........none

Low.........10:26 P.M.


Sunrise Friday.....6:16

Sunset Friday......8:12


Record Low Thursday.....53 in 1984

Record High Thursday...100 in 1911


Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook
There are no tropical cyclones at this time.
Notice posted on Friday, June 01, 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.