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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, June 29, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT 0600/29TH.
ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED TO START INBOUND TRANSIT
0930/29TH.

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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:

Widely Scattered Storms Possible....

The deeper moisture is located well to our west over the Texas Hill
Country. This will keep the better risk of showers and thunderstorms out
of our area with just a few storms possible in our area during the
afternoon hours. By the end of the weekend, showers and thunderstorms
should become a little more numerous as the depth of moisture off the
Gulf increases.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Partly cloudy with a 30 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90's. Winds southeasterly 5-15 mph.

Tonight....Partly cloudy. Lows in the middle to upper 70's. Winds light
southeasterly less than 10 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Friday....

Winds......SE 5-16 knots.

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

Bays.......Slightly choppy.

Water temp......87.

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

Outlook for Saturday.....Winds mostly SE 4-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. A few
showers and thunderstorms.

Sabine Pass Tides for Friday....

High........none

Low.........9:33 P.M.

Sunrise Friday.......6:18

Sunset Friday........8:21
Notice posted on Friday, June 29, 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.