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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, February 03, 2010
Priority:Normal
Notice:Port: Port Arthur
Date: 2/2/2010 09:49
Subject: Sabine/Neches Daily Update

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PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

VESSEL TRAFFIC STARTED OUTBOUND AT 0600/2ND WITH TWO DAYLIGHT
RESTRICTED VESSELS. AT THIS TIME NO DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS
ARE SCHEDULED FOR INBOUND TRANSIT THE 2ND.

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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

A Few Light Showers Today........

A few light showers will be possible with temperatures staying on the
cool side. A strong weather system will move into range Wednesday
evening into Thursday and should produce widespread rain with a few
thunderstorms. Some of the rainfall totals will likely be heavy with
amounts between one and two inches possible.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Mostly cloudy with 20 percent coverage of light showers.
Highs in the middle to upper 50's. Winds mostly northeast to east at 3-
14 mph.

Tonight.....Cloudy with a 20 percent coverage of light showers. Lows in
the middle 40's. Winds mostly northeast to east at 2-12 mph.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday......

Seas......2-3 feet.
Winds.....NE 5-18 knots
Bays...... Slightly Choppy.
Water temp.....55.
Weather........Mostly cloudy with a few light showers.
Outlook for Wednesday.....Winds mostly E 5-20 knots. Seas 2-4 feet.
Mostly cloudy.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday....

Highs...........5:30 p.m.
Low...........11:51 a.m.

Sunrise Tuesday......7:06
Sunset Tuesday.......5:54



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Notice posted on Wednesday, February 03, 2010

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.