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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Monday, October 06, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/6TH. TWO
DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT APPROX
1100/6TH.

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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.

30mins has been deducted from the inbound and outbound
times.

(INBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0500-1100 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1130 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1200 Hrs
Chevron 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
Chevron 0600-1530 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1530 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

Shower Risk To Return.........

Onshore windflow will continue to bring us warmer temperatures along with
higher dewpoints into early next week. An upper level disturbance will
move into our area Tuesday with a good risk of showers and thunderstorms
with this system.

Triangle Forecast...

Tonight.....Partly cloudy. 10% coverage of showers. Lows in the middle
60's. Winds mostly southeasterly at 2-12 mph.

Monday......Partly cloudy. A 20% coverage of showers. Highs in the
middle to upper 80's. Winds southeasterly at 3-15 mph.

Marine Forecast For Monday

Seas......1-2 feet.
Bays......smooth to slightly choppy.
Winds....S/SE 3-14 knots.
Weather.....Partly cloudy. No rain expected.
Water temp.....82.

Outlook for Sunday.....SE 4-16 knots. Seas near 2 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Monday......

High........none
Low....... 1:17 P.M.

Sunrise Saturday.........7:11
Sunset Saturday..........6:58
Notice posted on Monday, October 06, 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.