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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT 0500/14TH.
ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT
AFTERNOON 14TH.

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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

Chance of Rain Returning....

Southeast windflow will continue with some widely scattered showers
likely. Better coverage of scattered rain or thunderstorms as a cold
front will advance closer to our area and will push through by Thursday
night. Cooler and drier air will filter in this weekend.

Triangle Forecast... .

Today.....Mostly cloudy with widely scattered showers possible. Coverage
30 percent. Highs in the middle 80's. Winds mostly southeasterly at 5-
16 mph.

Tonight.....Partly cloudy with a few showers possible. Lows in the lower
70's. Winds mostly east to southeast 2-10 mph.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday......

Seas......2-3 feet.
Bays......slightly choppy.
Winds....E/SE 5-16 knots.
Weather.....Mostly cloudy with widely sct. showers possible.
Water temp.....81.

Outlook for Wednesday.....SE 6-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. Sct. showers
possible.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday......

Highs........5:22 P.M.
Lows....... 10:06 A.M. and 11:10 P.M.

Sunrise Tuesday............7:17
Sunset Tuesday.............6:47
Notice posted on Tuesday, October 14, 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.