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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, November 09, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:
Current security level)
YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/9TH FROM FINA
ANCHORAGE. TWO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED TO START
INBOUND AT 0930/9TH.

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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 0500-0930 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

Rain Chances Returning.....

Onshore windflow will continue through the weekend with plenty of clouds
expected. There will also be a slight risk of a few showers over the
weekend. Otherwise, temperatures will be warmer than normal with highs
well into the upper 70's Saturday and Sunday.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today.....Partly sunny. Highs in the middle to upper 70's. Winds
southeasterly 6-20 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to middle 60's. Winds
southeasterly 2-12 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Friday....

Winds......SE 6-22 knots.

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

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

Water temp......70.

Weather........Variable cloudiness. No rain expected.

Outlook for Saturday......Winds S/SE 8-22 knots. Seas 3-4 feet. Isolated
showers possible.

Sabine Pass Tides for Friday.....

Highs..........4:13 P.M.

Lows...........8:44 A.M. and 10:04 P.M.

Sunrise Friday......6:36

Sunset Friday.......5:24
Notice posted on Friday, November 09, 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.