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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, October 07, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT 0500/7TH.
AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND
TRANSIT.

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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

Rain Likely Tuesday........

An upper level disturbance and cool front will move through our area
Tuesday evening with a good coverage of showers and thunderstorms
expected. Some of the storms will be locally heavy with rainfall totals
between one and two inches possible. Dreir and a little cooler air will
return Tuesday night into Thursday.

Tropical Storm Marco is located in the Bay of Campeche and will move
inland over Mexico between Vera Cruz and Tampico Tuesday.

Triangle Forecast...

Tonight....Variable cloudiness with a 30 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms by daybreak. Lows in the lower 70's. Winds mostly
southerly at 3-14 mph.

Tuesday.....Mostly cloudy with a 70 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80's. Winds mostly southerly at 6-16
mph.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday......

Seas......2-4 feet.
Bays......slightly choppy to choppy.
Winds....S 6-18 knots.
Weather.....Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Water temp.....82.

Outlook for Wednesday.....N 6-18 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday......

High........2:33 A.M.
Low....... 4:21 P.M.

Sunrise Tuesday.........7:13
Sunset Tuesday..........6:55
Notice posted on Tuesday, October 07, 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.