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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:Thursday, May 14, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED
FOR INBOUND OR OUTBOUND TRANSIT THE 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.

(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

***

WEATHER

Thunderstorms This Weekend.....

Southerly breezes will continue for the next few days with any shower or
thunderstorm activity staying to our north. Temperatures will be a
little above normal for this time of year. A cool front will move into
North Texas Saturday and should reach the coast Sunday. With this front
in the area, a good coverage of showers and thunderstorms is expected
with some of the storms on the heavy side this weekend. A little cooler
and drier air should take over behind the front Monday.

Triangle Forecast...

Today......Partly cloudy. Highs in the middle 80's. Winds south to
southeast at 6-24 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight......Partly cloudy. Lows in the middle 70's. Winds south to
southeast at 4-15 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Thursday.....

Seas......2-4 feet.
Winds.....S/SE 6-24 knots.
Bays......Choppy.
Weather....Partly cloudy. No rain expected.
Water temp.....81.

Outlook for Friday.....Winds S/SE 6-22 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Thursday.....

High...........9:42 a.m.
Low............none.

Sunrise Thursday..........6:23
Sunset Thursday...........8:02
Notice posted on Thursday, May 14, 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.