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SubjectDatePriority
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/29/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/28/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/27/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/26/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/21/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/20/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/19/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/18/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/15/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/14/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/13/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/12/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/08/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/07/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/06/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/05/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/04/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update05/01/2009 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, May 06, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/6TH WITH ONE DAYIGHT RESTRICTED
VESSEL. AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR
INBOUND TRANSIT THE 6TH.

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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 0500-1130 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1200 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1230 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1230 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1330 Hrs
Total 0500-1330 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1500 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1530 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1600 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1600 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1700 Hrs
Total 0600-1700 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1730 Hrs

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CHANNEL 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

A Few Showers Possible Today.....


Another upper level disturbance will move across the area and should be
close enough to generate a few thunderstorms with the better coverage in
the Lakes Area. Some possibly strong. Otherwise, dry weather is
forecast this week with temperatures gradually warming into the upper
80's for highs by Friday.

Triangle Forecast...

Today.....Variable cloudiness with a 20 percent coverage of
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to middle 80's. Winds mostly
southerly at 6-20 mph.

Tonight....Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70's. Winds mostly south to
southeast at 3-14 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Wednesday....

Seas......2-3 feet.
Winds.....SE/S 6-18 knots.
Bays......Slighty choppy.
Weather....Partly cloudy with a few thunderstorms possible.
Water temp.....78.

Outlook for Thursday.....Winds S 6-18 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Wednesday.....

Highs..........12:57 p.m.
Lows...........9:35 a.m. and 8:55 p.m.

Sunrise Wednesday........6:29
Sunset Wednesday.........7:56
Notice posted on Wednesday, May 06, 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.