|Subject:||URGENT - Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Port Arthur - Sabine/Neches Channel Closed due to FOG|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 22, 2012|
|Notice:||2/22/2012 10:44:48 PM|
Sabine/Neches Channel Closed due to FOG
THE SABINE PILOTS SUSPENDED SERVICE AT 2045/22FEB12 DUE TO DENSE FOG.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING ADVISORY FROM WWT.
WWT FOG STATEMENT FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
Dense Fog Advisories are in effect for the following offshore regions:
- From the mouth of the Rio Grande River to the Matagorda Ship Channel, out
to 60nm, including Baffin Bay through 4am CST Thursday.
- From the Matagorda Ship Channel to High Island, out to 20nm, including
Galveston Bay and Matagorda Bay until Noon CST Thursday.
- From High Island to Intracoastal City, LA, out to 60nm until 9am CST
Very warm and moist air continues to move over cooler waters along these
regions, keeping areas of dense sea fog over the area on Thursday.
Visibilities are likely to remain below 1/4 mile during the advisory times.
WILL KEEP EVERYONE ADVISED.
|Notice posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2012|
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