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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Thursday, June 19, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:
PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT 0600/19TH.
AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND
TRANSIT THE 10TH.

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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.

30mins has been added to the inbound and outbound
times.

(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 0600-1630 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

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WEATHER

Risk Of Storms Through Saturday.....

With the winds out of the northwest in the upper atmosphere, any storms
that develop up north and in the Panhandle will move south and southeast
through Saturday and could affect the region. Best coverage in place for
late Friday into Saturday..

The tropics are quiet.

Triangle Forecast...

Today.....Partly cloudy and hot with a 40% coverage of storms. Highs mid
90's. Heat indes near 105. South wind 3-15 mph,.

Tonight.....Variable cloudiness with any rain ending. Lows in the lower
70's. Winds light and variable less than 5 mph.

Marine Forecast for Thursday....

Winds......S 4-14 knots.
Seas........2 feet.
Bays........smooth to slightly choppy.
Water temp......86.

Weather.......Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms
possible.

Outlook for Thursday.....Winds S 6-16 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. Scattered
showers and thunderstorms.

Sabine Pass Tides for Thursday

High.......6:16 a.m..
Low.......10:06 p.m.

Sunrise Thursday.....6:15 A.M.
Sunset Thursday......8:19 P.M.

There are no tropical cyclones at this time.
Notice posted on Thursday, June 19, 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.