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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, June 20, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT 0600/20TH. A
SECOND DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT
0800/20TH. NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND
TRANSIT THE 20TH.

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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 0500-1200 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1230 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1300 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1300 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1400 Hrs
Total 0500-1430 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1530 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1600 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1630 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1630 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1730 Hrs
Total 0600-1730 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1800 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....

A ridge of high pressure will be gradually building over our area for the
next few days which should restrict the coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. With more sunshine and lighter winds later this week,
temperatures will be warmer for afternoon highs.

Triangle Forecast.....

Tonight....Fair to partly cloudy. Lows in the middle to upper 70's. Winds
light south to southeast less than 10 mph. No rain expected.

Wednesday.....Partly with a 30 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90's. Heat index near 102. Winds south
to southeast 4-15 mph.

Marine Forecast for Wednesday.....

Winds......S/SE 6-16 knots.

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

Bays.......slightly choppy.

Water temp......86.

Weather........Partly cloudy with a few showers and thunderstorms.

Outlook for Thursday.....Winds mostly S/SE 4-14 knots. Seas 2-3 feet.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

Sabine Pass Tides for Wednesday.....

High........9:31 A.M.

Low.........1:46 A.M.

Sunrise Wednesday......6:15

Sunset Wednesday.......8:20
Notice posted on Wednesday, June 20, 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.