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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Monday, June 25, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

THREE DAYLIGHT VESSELS STARTED OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT 0600/25TH.
NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT THE 25TH.

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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:

Wet Period This Week....

A series of upper level disturbances will interact with increasing
moisture to produce scattered to numerous showers and storms all this
week. Some could produce several inches of rain.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Mostly cloudy with a 60 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the middle 80's. Winds mostly southeasterly 3-16
mph.

Tonight....Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent coverage ofscattered showers
or thunderstorms.
Lows in the middle to upper 70's. Winds southeast 3-12 mph.

Marine Forecast for Monday.....

Winds......SE 3-12 knots.

Seas.......1-2 feet.

Bays.......mostly smooth.

Water temp......87.

Weather........Partly cloudy with scattered to numerous showers and
thunderstorms.

Outlook for Monday.....Winds mostly SE 4-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet.
Numerous showers.

Sabine Pass Tides for Monday....

Highs........none

Lows..........7:10 P.M.

Sunrise Monday.......6:16

Sunset Monday........8:20
Notice posted on Monday, June 25, 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.