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Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/28/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/27/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/26/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/25/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/25/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/24/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE RESUMED** 02/24/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG UPDATE** 02/24/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/24/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG**02/23/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG**02/23/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/21/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE RESUMED** 02/20/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/20/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SCHEDULED SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/19/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SCHEDULED TO RESUME 1400/19TH ** 02/19/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/19/2014 Normal
Re: Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/18/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SCHEDULED TO RESUME 1330/18TH** 02/18/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/18/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/18/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG**02/17/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/17/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/14/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/13/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/12/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/11/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE RESUMED** 02/10/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/10/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE RESUMED** 02/10/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/10/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/09/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/09/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/07/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/06/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update 02/05/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/04/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE RESUMED** 02/02/2014 Normal
Re: Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/02/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/02/2014 Normal
Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG** 02/01/2014 High

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update **PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED - FOG**
Date:Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Priority:Normal
Notice:

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES

 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">AS OF 1806/24<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">FEB14 THE SABINE PILOT SUSPENDED SERVICE DUE TO

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">DENSE FOG AND  SERVICE REMAINS SUSPENDED AT THIS TIME.  TRAFFIC

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">IS EXPECTED TO MOVE OUTBOUND FIRST WHEN THE FOG CLEARS.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">FOG CLOSURE TIMES

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">0130-2400 / 23FEB14

0001-1600<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> / 24FEB14

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">1600/24TH – PILOT SERVICE RESUMED (OUTBOUND TRAFFIC)

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">1806/24TH – PILOT SERVICE SUSPENDED (FOG)

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">1806-2400 / 24FEB14

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">0001-PRESENT / 25FEB14

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<span-family:"Courier New"">Vessels that meet one of the following

<span-family:"Courier New"">criteria are considered daylight restricted.

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<span-family:"Courier New"">85,000 Dead Weight or over

<span-family:"Courier New"">875 ft Length Over All or over

<span-family:"Courier New"">125 ft Beam or over

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<span-family:"Courier New"">Please find the following updated daylight restriction times

<span-family:"Courier New"">from the Sabine Pilots for the Sabine/Neches Channel. 

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<span-family:"Courier New"">          (INBOUND)

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<span-family:"Courier New"">ExxonMobil          0500-1000 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Oil Tanking         0500-1030 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Sun Terminal        0500-1100 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Chevron             0500-1100 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Motiva Pt. Neches   0500-1130 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Total               0500-1200 Hrs

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<span-family:"Courier New"">         (OUTBOUND)

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<span-family:"Courier New"">ExxonMobil          0600-1230 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Oil Tanking         0600-1300 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Sun Terminal        0600-1330 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Chevron             0600-1330 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Motiva Pt. Neches   0600-1400 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Total               0600-1400 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Fina Anchorage      0600-1430 Hrs

 

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<span-family:"Courier New"">CHANNEL DRAFT:MAX.40FT FW.

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<span-family:"Courier New"">AIRDRAFT   :MAX. 136FT AT 40FT FW.(THREE BRIDGES)

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<span-family:"Courier New"">TERMINALS REQUIRING AIRDRAFT RESTRICTION:

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-family:"Courier New"">PORT OF PORT ARTHUR

<span-family:"Courier New"">PABTEX/GLOBAL

<span-family:"Courier New"">PORT OF ORANGE

<span-family:"Courier New"">TOTAL

<span-family:"Courier New"">HUNTSMAN

<span-family:"Courier New"">OILTANKING-PT NECHES

<span-family:"Courier New"">UNOCAL/CHEVRON

<span-family:"Courier New"">OILTANKING-BEAUMONT

<span-family:"Courier New"">DUPONT

<span-family:"Courier New"">TEPPCO

<span-family:"Courier New"">EXXONMOBIL REFIN. AND CHEMICAL.

<span-family:"Courier New"">PORT OF BEAUMONT

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<span-family:"Courier New"">U.S.C.G ADVISORIES:

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<span-family:"Courier New"">YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1

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<span-family:"Courier New"">CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION INFO

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<span-family:"Courier New"">Following received from CBP Port Arthur Port Director.

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<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">FYSA – This office will no longer issue Telephonic Preliminary Entry (TPE) for vessels arriving within this office’s

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">operating hours (or if the vessel is boarded on O/T). CBP Officers will board the vessel on arrival, inspect the crew

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">and enter/clear on-board. It is the responsibility of the vessel agent to keep the officers informed of docking times;

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">additionally, the vessel agent must come prepared to complete Customs formalities on board the vessel.

The vessel will not commence operations until the boarding officer gives authorization to begin work.<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">

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<span-family:"Courier New"">If there are multiple vessel boarding’s there is the potential for delays to a vessel

<span-family:"Courier New"">starting cargo operations.

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<span-family:"Courier New"">WEATHER:

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Synopsis.......<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">

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<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">A rather strong cold front will move off the coast Tuesday night with a good coverage of showers and isolated

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">thunderstorms.  Colder air will take over Wednesday and Thursday with lows in the middle to upper 30's by

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">Thursday morning.

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Lakes Area Forecast.....

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Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.....Mostly cloudy with areas of fog.  Lows near 60.  Winds light and variable less than 6 mph.

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Tuesday......Mostly cloudy with a 40% coverage of showers by late evening.  Highs near 70. Winds southeasterly at 6-18 mph.

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Triangle Forecast.....<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">

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Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.....Mostly cloudy with areas of dense fog.  Lows in the lower 60's.  Winds light and variable less than 6 mph. 

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Tuesday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">......Mostly cloudy skies with a 40% coverage of evening showers. Highs near 70. Winds southeasterly at 6-18 mph.

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·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">CST TUESDAY...

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333"> 

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF FOG WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">  QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333"> 

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">  ABRUPT CHANGES IN VISIBILITY.

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·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...

·         <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#333333">USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

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Best Regards,

Andy Collins, Operations Manager

Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies, Inc.

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Notice posted on Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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.