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Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, March 02, 2010
Priority:Normal
Notice:PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES:

FOUR DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSELS STARTED INBOUND AT 0500/2ND.
ONE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT
AFTERNOON 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 0500-1000 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0500-1030 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0500-1100 Hrs
Chevron 0500-1100 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0500-1200 Hrs
Total 0500-1230 Hrs

(OUTBOUND)

ExxonMobil 0600-1330 Hrs
Oil Tanking 0600-1400 Hrs
Sun Terminal 0600-1430 Hrs
Chevron 0600-1430 Hrs
Motiva Pt. Neches 0600-1530 Hrs
Total 0600-1530 Hrs
Fina Anchorage 0600-1600 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

Sunshine On My Shoulders.....

Decreasing cloudiness this morning with drier air working in from the
west. Lots of sun this week which will result in gradaul warming.

Triangle Forecast....

Today......Mostly sunny and breezy. Highs in the middle 50's. Winds
northwesterly at 6-20 mph. No rain expected.

Tonight.....Clear and cold. Lows in the lower to middle 30's. Winds
northerly 3-12 mph No rain expected.

Marine Forecast For Tuesday......

Seas......3-5 feet.
Winds.....NW 8-26 knots
Bays......Rough/Choppy.
Water temp.....55.
Weather.......Slow clearing.
Outlook for Wednesday.....Winds NW/N 6-18 knots. Seas 2-4 feet. No rain
expected.

Sabine Pass Tides For Tuesday....

Highs........3:55 p.m.
Lows.......10:57 a.m. and 10:55 p.m.

Sunrise Tuesday...........6:41
Sunset Tuesday............6:16
Notice posted on Tuesday, March 02, 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.