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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, June 08, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/8TH WITH ONE
DAYLIGHT VESSEL. ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED
FOR INBOUND TRANSIT APPROX 1000/8TH.

DRILL RIGS ARE NOW SCHEDULED FOR 0600/9TH TO MOVE FROM
BEACON MARINE IN ORANGE. VESSEL TRAFFIC IS SCHEDULED TO
BE OUTBOUND FIRST. OTHER TRAFFIC MOVEMENTS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE DELAYED THROUGHOUT THE DAY. MOST LIKELY, NO DAYLIGHT
VESSEL WILL INBOUND ON THE 9TH.

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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:

A Few Showers Returning To The Forecast.....

Deeper Tropical moisture will move into the area just ahead of the upper
high building in. Daytime heating will also contribute to an unstable
atmosphere somewhat. Humidity levels very high.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.......Partly cloudy and hot with a 20% coverage of showers. Highs
around 90. South wind 5-18 mph.

Tonight.....Partly cloudy with a 20% coverage of showers possible. Lows
in the lower 70's. Winds south to southeast 3-12 mph.

Marine Forecast for Friday.....

Winds......S 6-18 knots.

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

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

Water temp......81.

Weather........Partly cloudy. Scattered Showers

Outlook for Friday....Winds S 6-20 knots. Seas 2-4 feet.

Sabine Pass Tides for Friday.....

High........10:14 A.M. 10:33 P.M.

Low..........5:44 P.M.

Sunrise Friday....6:15

Sunset Friday.....8:15
Notice posted on Friday, June 08, 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.