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 Port Updates

SubjectDatePriority
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/31/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/30/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/29/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/28/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Udpate07/27/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/24/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/24/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/23/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/22/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/21/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/20/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/17/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/16/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/10/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/08/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/07/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/06/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/02/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update07/01/2009 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, July 07, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSEL STARTED OUTBOUND TRANSIT AT 0600/7TH.
TWO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT
APPROX 1030/7TH.

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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

Scattered Showers or Storms......

The upper level high is now well to our west which should allow our area
to become more unstable with the result being a better coverage of
showers and thunderstorms. By Thursday and Friday, the upper level ridge
will build back to the east with the risk of rain decreasing again.

The tropics are quiet.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Variable cloudiness with a 40 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to middle 90's. Winds variable in
direction at 3-12 mph.

Tonight.....Variable cloudiness with a 40 percent coverage of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the middle to upper 70's. Winds light and
variable less than 7 mph.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday.....

Seas......2-3 feet.
Winds.....SW 3-16 knots.
Bays......Smooth to slightly choppy.
Water temp.....87.
Weather...Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms possible.
Outlook for Wednesday....winds S/SW 5-16 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. A few
showers and thunderstorms.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday....

Highs.........6:02 a.m. and 12:01 p.m.
Lows........10:54 a.m. and 10:22 p.m.

Sunrise Tuesday............6:21
Sunset Tuesday.............8:21
Notice posted on Tuesday, July 07, 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.