Skip to main content

Port Arthur

Go Search
All Ports
Port Arthur
PTA Calendar
  
Port Arthur > Pages > Notices  

Web Part Page Title Bar image
Notices

 Year

 Month

 Port Updates

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Sabine/Neches Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Priority:Normal
Notice:

PILOT/TRAFFIC ADVISORIES

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black"> 

SABINE/NECHES WATERWAY IS OPEN.

 

ONE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED VESSEL STARTED INBOUND TRANSIT AT 0500/5TH.  ONE DAYLIGHT

RESTRICTED VESSEL IS SCHEDULED FOR OUTBOUND TRANSIT APPROX 1200/5TH.

 

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<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. 

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-family:"Courier New"">ExxonMobil          0500-0930 Hrs

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

<span-family:"Courier New"">Sun Terminal        0500-1030 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">P66                 0500-1030 Hrs

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New"">P66                 0600-1400 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">OTI Pt. Neches      0600-1500 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Total               0600-1500 Hrs

<span-family:"Courier New"">Fina Anchorage      0600-1530 Hrs

<span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""> 

<span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif""> 

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

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

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

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New"">   

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<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"">

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

<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.

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

<span-family:"Courier New""> 

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

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">The system bringing plenty of rain to SE Texas is now moving in to parts just northwest of our area. The rains will build in to our area

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">by lunchtime and exist for the overnight periods as well. Rains should diminish by lunch on Thursday. We'll see milder afternoon highs

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">on Thursday as well. Upper 60's should be the norm on Thursday. Friday morning we wake up to upper 40's, under mostly clear skies.  

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

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

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

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.....Mostly cloudy skies with a 70% coverage of showers.  Lows in the lower 60's.  Winds northeasterly at 5-16 mph.

Thursday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.....A 70% coverage of AM showers, turning partly cloudy during the late afternoon.  Highs in the upper 60's.  Winds from the north at 6-22 mph.

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

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

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

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.......Mostly cloudy skies along with a 70% coverage of showers.  Lows in the lower 60's.   Winds northeasterly at 5-16 mph.

Thursday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";color:#333333">.....Mostly cloudy skies with a 70% coverage of AM showers, turning partly cloudy during the late afternoon.  Highs in the upper 60's.  Winds from the north at 6-24 mph.

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

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

Subscribe / Unsubscribe to Daily Port Updates<span-family:"Courier New"">

Visit our Moran Shipping Ports Site<span-family:"Courier New"">

Best Regards,

Andy Collins, Operations Manager

Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies, Inc.

Please reply to our Group Email Address (pta@moranshipping.com) on ALL messages to this office

Notice posted on Wednesday, November 05, 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.