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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Monday, October 20, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT 0500/20TH.
ONE DAYLIGHT VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT
AFTERNOON 20TH.

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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 0500-1000 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1030 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1130 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1130 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1200 Hrs
Total 0500-1230 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1330 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1400 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1430 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1430 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1430 Hrs
Total 0600-1530 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1600 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

Sunny Days.....

High pressure will remain in control through tomorrow. By Tuesday
onshore windflow will develop with warmer temperatures and higher
moisture levels in the forecast. No rain is expected until at Wednesday
as a few showers will be possible at that time.

Triangle Forecast... .

Today....Sunny with highs near 80. East winds 3-15 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Fair. Lows in the middle to upper 50's. Winds light and
variable less than 5 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Monday......

Seas......1-3 feet.
Bays......slightly choppy.
Winds....E/SE 5-15 knots.
Weather.....Sunny. No rain expected.
Water temp.....78.

Outlook for Tuesday.....Winds mostly E/SE at 3-14 mph. No rain expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Sunday.....

High........none
Low.......2:46 P.M.

Sunset Monday............6:42
Sunrise Monday........7:20
Notice posted on Monday, October 20, 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.