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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Monday, November 16, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/16TH WITH ONE DAYLIGHT
RESTRICTED VESSEL. AT THIS TIME, NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS
ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT THE 16TH.

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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

Cold Front This Morning......

A strong cold front will move through our area this morning with showers
and thunderstorms expected. Some of the storms will be locally heavy
with rainfall totals to around one inch possible. Decreasing cloudiness
and colder air will take over this afternoon with highs likely only in
the mid 60's Tuesday.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Morning rain or storms. Decreasing cloudiness and cooler this
afternoon. Highs in the lower to middle 70's. Winds shifting from the
northwest 5-20 mph.

Tonight......Clear and cooler. Lows in the lower to middle 40's. Winds
northwest 3-16 mph. No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Monday...

Seas......3-5 feet.
Winds.....S/NW 6-25 knots.
Bays......Choppy.
Water temp.....73.
Weather......Morning storms. Windy.
Outlook for Tuesday.....Winds NW 6-22 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. Sunny.

Sabine Pass Tides For Monday....

High.........4:22 p.m.
Low..........8:43 a.m.

Sunrise Today...............6:42
Sunset Today...............5:20
Notice posted on Monday, November 16, 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.