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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Thursday, June 07, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED INBOUND AT 0500/7TH WITH TWO
DAYLIGHT VESSELS. ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED
FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT APPROX 1700/7TH.

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:

Hot Weekend Forecast.....

High pressure in the upper levels will be in control in our area through
the weekend. This high will likely suppress the development of any
showers and thunderstorms until Saturday. Meanwhile, temperatures will be
a little warmer than normal for afternoon highs.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Partly cloudy. Highs near 90. Heat index near 98. Winds south
to southwest 6-24 mph.

Tonight.....Fair. Lows in the lower to middle 70's. Winds south to
southeast 3-14 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Thursday.....

Winds......S 6-24 knots.

Seas.......2-4 feet.

Bays.......slightly choppy/choppy.

Water temp......81.

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

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

Sabine Pass Tides for Thursday.....

High........10:02 A.M.

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

Sunrise Thursday....6:15

Sunset Thursday.....8:15
Notice posted on Thursday, June 07, 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.