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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND WITH ONE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSEL
AT 0600/22ND. TWO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR
INBOUND TRANSIT APPROX 1100/22ND.

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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 0500-1100 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1130 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1200 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1200 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1300 Hrs
Total 0500-1300 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1430 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1500 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1530 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1530 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1630 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



Dry And Warm.....

High pressure is in control. Southerly winds will increase humidity
levels but no rain for the area this week with mild nights and warm days.
Windy conditions expected this week!

Triangle Forecast...

Today......Mostly sunny with highs in the low to mid 80's. S/SW winds 6-
22 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Mostly fair with patchy fog possible. Lows in the lower to
middle 60's. Light Winds. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Wednesday

Seas......2-4 feet.
Bays...... Choppy
Winds.....S/SW 6-22 knots.
Weather....Sunny.
Water temp.....72.

Sabine Pass Tides For Wednesday

High........1:30 p.m.
Low.........8:49 a.m. and 8:37 p.m.

Sunrise Today........6:42
Sunset Today............7:47
Notice posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2009

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.