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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, April 25, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT
0930/25TH. 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.

As of March 9th 1hr has been added to the inbound and outbound
times.

(INBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0500-1100 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1130 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1200 Hrs
Unocal 0500-1200 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1300 Hrs
Total 0500-1330 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1430 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1500 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1530 Hrs
Unocal 0600-1530 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1630 Hrs
Total 0600-1630 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1700 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 Increasing.....

A cold front will move through our area Sunday with a good coverage of
showers and thunderstorms expected. Some of the storms Sunday will be
locally heavy with rainfall totals of over one inch possible. Otherwise,
temperatures will be a little above normal into Saturday with a few
showers possible.

Triangle Forecast...

Today.....Partly cloudy and warm with a 20 percent coverage of showers.
Highs in the lower to middle 80's. Winds south to southeast at 6-22 mph.

Tonight.....Mostly cloudy and warm with a 20 percent coverage of
showers. Lows in the upper 60's. Winds southerly 3-12 mph.

Marine Forecast for Friday.......

Winds......SE 6-22 knots....
Seas........3-4 feet.
Bays........slightly choppy to choppy.
Water temp......76.
Weather........Variable cloudiness with isolated showers possible.

Outlook for Saturday......S/SE 6-22 knots. Seas 3-4 feet. A few showers
possible.

Sabine Pass Tides for Friday.....

High.........9:22 a.m.
Low........none

Sunrise Friday...........6:39 A.M.
Sunset Friday............7:49 P.M.

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.
Notice posted on Friday, April 25, 2008

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.