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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, June 06, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/6TH WITH TWO
DAYLIGHT VESSELS. ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED
FOR INBOUND TRANSIT APPROX 1100/6TH.

JUNE 10TH, TWO DRILL RIGS ARE SCHEDULED TO MOVE FROM
BEACON MARINE IN ORANGE. (TIME TO BE CONFIRMED) VESSEL
TRAFFIC IS SCHEDULED TO BE OUTBOUND FIRST. OTHER TRAFFIC
MOVEMENTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE DELAYED THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

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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:

Drier Weather Pattern....

A ridge of high pressure will be building over our area for the next few
days resulting in dry weather. With plenty of sunshine, temperatures will
also be warmer during the afternoon hours with highs into the lower 90's.

Triangle Forecast.....

Tonight....Fair. Lows in the lower to middle 70's. Winds light and
variable less than 5 mph. No rain expected.

Wednesday.....Partly cloudy. Highs near 90 to the lower 90's. Heat index
near 98. Winds south to southeast 6-16 mph. No rain expected.


Marine Forecast for Wednesday.....

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

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

Bays.......slightly choppy.

Water temp......82.

Weather........Partly cloudy. No rain expected.

Outlook for Thursday....Winds S/SW 6-20 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides for Wednesday.....

High........9:42 A.M.

Low.........1:13 A.M.

Sunrise Wednesday...6:15

Sunset Wednesday....8:15
Notice posted on Wednesday, June 06, 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.