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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC IS SCHEDULED TO START INBOUND AT 0900/28TH WITH
ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL. NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR
OUTBOUND TRANSIT THE 28TH.

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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 0500-0900 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1930 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1000 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1000 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1100 Hrs
Total 0500-1130 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1230 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1300 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1330 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1330 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1430 Hrs
Total 0600-1430 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1500 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

Nice Weather To Continue....

High pressure should persist in our area into the weekend with no rain in
the forecast. The next significant cold front should move through Sunday
night into Monday morning with a few showers possible at that time.

Triangle Forecast.....

Today......Partly cloudy. Highs in the middle 60's. Winds east to
southeast 5-16 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight......Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40's. Winds mostly
northeasterly at 2-12 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast for Wednesday.......

Winds......E/SE 5-16 knots.

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

Bays.......slightly choppy.

Water temp......60.

Weather........Fair. No rain expected.

Outlook for Thursday.....Winds NE 6-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides for Wednesday.....

High........8:49 p.m.

Low........12:07 p.m.

Sunrise Wednesday....6:52

Sunset Wednesday.....5:16
Notice posted on Wednesday, November 28, 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.