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SubjectDatePriority
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/31/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/28/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/27/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/26/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/25/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/24/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/21/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/21/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/20/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/18/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/17/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/14/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/13/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/12/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/11/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/10/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/07/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/06/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/05/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/04/2009 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update08/03/2009 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Friday, August 14, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED INBOUND AT 0500/14TH WITH TWO DAYLIGHT
RESTRICTED VESSELS. AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS
ARE SCHEDULED FOR 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

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WEATHER

Isolated Showers At Most.....

Drier and more stable will be working Friday. This will result in fewer
showers and thunderstorms through Saturday. By Monday and Tuesday, a few
more showers and thunderstorms can be expected as moisture levels rise
off the Gulf.

Tropical Depression Number Two has weakened. Meanwhile, a large but
poorly organized disturbance is located over the far eastern Atlantic to
the south of the Cape Verde Islands. This system is moving to the west
about 12 mph and has a good chance of developing over the next few days.

Triangle Forecast....

Friday.....Fair to partly cloudy with a 10 percent coverage of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower to middle 90's. Winds mostly
northeast to east at 3-12 mph.

Tonight.....Fair. Lows in the lower to middle 70's. Winds mostly
northeast to east at 3-12 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Friday......

Seas......1-2 feet.
Winds.....NE/E 3-14 knots.
Bays......slightly choppy.
Water temp.....87.
Weather...Partly cloudy with widely scattered showers and thunderstorms
possible.
Outlook for Saturday....Winds E/SE at 3-14 knots. Seas 1-2 feet. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms.

Sabine Pass Tides For Friday....

High.........5:03 a.m.
Low.........4:50 p.m.

Sunrise Friday..............6:43
Sunset Friday...............7:58
Notice posted on Friday, August 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.