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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED INBOUND AT 0500/11TH WITH THREE DAYLIGHT
RESTRICTED VESSELS. AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS
ARE SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT THE 11TH.

THE AMT TRADER (BARGE) SAILING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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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 Into The Weekend.....

High pressure will keep dry air in place along with mostly clear skies
into the weekend. The next cold front will move through our area Sunday
evening with a few showers possible. Otherwise, no rain is expected
through the weekend.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Sunny and nice. Highs in the middle 70's. Winds mostly
northerly at 5-18 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Fair. Lows in the middle 50's. Winds mostly northerly at 3-
14 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Wednesday...

Seas......3-4 feet.
Winds.....N 8-22 knots.
Bays......Choppy.
Water temp.....73.
Weather......Sunny. No rain expected.
Outlook for Thursday.....Winds N/NE 6-18 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Wednesday....

Highs.......10:28 a.m. and 11:04 p.m.
Lows.........5:58 a.m. and 5:28 p.m.

Sunrise Wednesday..........6:38
Sunset Wednesday...........5:22
Notice posted on Wednesday, November 11, 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.