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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, November 03, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

ONE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSEL STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT
0500/3RD. THREE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS ARE SCHEDULED
FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT AFTERNOON 3RD.

NOV 4TH 1000-1500 NO OUTBOUND VESSELS WILL TRANSIT BETWEEN
MESQUITE POINT AND SB BUOY DUE TO AN INBOUND LNG VESSEL
BOUND FOR CHENIERE.

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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 0500-0930 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1000 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1030 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1030 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1130 Hrs
Total 0500-1200 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1300 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1330 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1400 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1400 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1500 Hrs
Total 0600-1500 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1530 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

Nice Weather Continues....

High pressure is in control this week with no rain in the forecast.
Temperatures will be near seasonal normals with cool nights and mild days.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Sunny. Highs in the middle 70's. Winds mostly northeasterly
at 3-14 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Clear and cool. Lows in the middle 50's. Winds light and
variable. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday....

Seas......1-3 feet.
Winds.....NE 3-16 knots.
Bays......Slightly Choppy.
Water temp.....73.
Weather......Clear. No rain expected.
Outlook for Wednesday.....Winds N/NE 3-16 knots. Seas 2-3 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday....

Highs...........4:48 p.m.
Lows.............9:05 a.m. and 10:08 p.m.

Sunrise Tuesday........6:31
Sunset Tuesday.........5:28
Notice posted on Tuesday, November 03, 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.