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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update **Daylight Restriction Times Updated**
Date:Tuesday, November 06, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

TWO DAYLIGHT VESSELS STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT 0500/6TH. THREE
DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT AFTERNOON 6TH.

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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 0500-0930 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1000 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1030 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1030 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1130 Hrs
Total 0500-1200 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1300 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1330 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1400 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1400 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1500 Hrs
Total 0600-1500 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1530 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

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WEATHER

Front Moving Through This Morning....

A cool front is moving through the area this morning. A few showers will
be likely with the frontal passage with any rainfall totals expected to
stay less than 1/4 of an inch. Temperatures will be quite a bit cooler
over the next few days with highs only in the 60's today and tomorrow.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today......Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent coverage of showers. Highs in
the middle to upper 60's. Winds north to northeast 8-24 mph.

Tonight.....Decreasing cloudiness and cooler. Lows in the middle to upper
40's. Winds north to northeast 5-18 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Tuesday....

Winds......SW/N 8-28 knots. Small craft advisory.

Seas.......3-5 feet.

Bays.......choppy/rough.

Water temp......75.

Weather........Mostly cloudy with a few showers possible.

Outlook for Wednesday......Winds NE 6-20 knots. Seas 3-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides for Tuesday.....

Highs........1:48 P.M.

Lows.........7:46 A.M. and 8:14 P.M.

Sunrise Tuesday...6:34

Sunset Tuesday....5:26
Notice posted on Tuesday, November 06, 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.