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SubjectDatePriority
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/26/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/25/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/24/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/21/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/20/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/19/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/18/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/17/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/14/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/13/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/12/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/11/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/10/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/07/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/06/2008 Normal
11/05/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/04/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update11/03/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches **Updated Daylight Restriction Times**11/03/2008 Normal
Sabine/Neches **Fog Delay**11/03/2008 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

NO DAYLIGHT VESSELS ARE MOVING INBOUND OR OUTBOUND TODAY.

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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.


(INBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0500-0930 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1000 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1030 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1030 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1130 Hrs
Total 0500-1200 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1300 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1330 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1400 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1400 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1400 Hrs
Total 0600-1500 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1630 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

Clouds Increasing....

Southeast windflow will return today with warmer temperatures and higher
moisture levels. A few showers will be possible Thanksgiving and better
coverage on Friday as an upper level disturbance works in from the west.
Otherwise, any rainfall should end by Saturday morning with cool
temperatures expected this weekend.

Triangle Forecast...

Today.....Partly sunny. Highs near 70 to the lower 70's. Winds mostly
southeasterly at 5-16 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60's. Winds southerly and
light. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Wednesday......

Seas......1-2 feet.
Bays......Smooth to slightly choppy.
Winds.....SE 6-16 knots.
Weather.....Partly cloudy. No rain expected.
Water temp.....68.

Outlook for Thursday.....S/SE 6-18 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Wednesday....

High........4:09 p.m.
Low.........8:21 a.m.

Sunrise Wednesday..............6:50
Sunset Wednesday...............5:17
Notice posted on Wednesday, November 26, 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.