Daily Update

Corpus Christi, TX

April 25, 2024

Notices

­čî×SUNRISE: 0700 hrs
­čîůSUNSET:┬á 2000 hrs┬á
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When Outbound Passages are restricted to pilot boarding no earlier than Sunrise and later than the time detailed below for the various locations:
FROM VIOLA BASIN: -5 1/2 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
FROM TULE BASIN: - 5 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
FROM CHEMICAL BASIN: 4 1/2 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
FROM AVERY BASIN: 4 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
FROM MAIN BASIN: 3 1/2 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
FROM INGLESIDE: 2 1/2 HOURS BEFORE SUNSET
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PORT OF CORPUS CHRISTI IS OPEN
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Please find attached MSIB 13-24 UPDATE 6 WORKSITE CHEMICAL as the Coast Guard will resume dredging operations that may impact navigation in the Corpus Christi Ship Channel near the
 Chemical Turning Basin from 15th APRIL 2024 thru 31ST MAY 2024 between the hours of 2000 and 0600.
Please see attached for more information.
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Please find attached MSIB 14-24 UPDATE 1 extension of closure request for a nighttime worksite between mile markers 55 and 56 from 15th APRIL thru 31st MAY 2024 between hours of 2000 and 0600.
Please see attached for more information.
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Please find attached MSIB xx-24 as the COTP has established a worksite in he Corpus Christi Ship Channel, Inner Harbor, from Epic West Dock across the channel to near Bulk Dock 2. Callan Marine has informed the U.S. Coast Guard that they will be removing 2 pieces of submerged pipeline in the Inner Harbor, on 26 APRIL 2024 from 1000 to 1400.
Please see attached for more information.
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Weather / Marine Zone Forecast

Coastal Waters Forecast for Texas
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
Middle Texas coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Matagorda ship channel out to 60 nautical miles.
 
Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3 of the waves
...along with occasional height of the average highest 10 percent of the waves.
 
GMZ200-252200-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
Moderate to strong onshore flow will develop today, as an upper-level disturbance approaches the southwestern United States. 
A persistent strong onshore can be expected Friday through Monday,
with periods of Small Craft Advisory or Small Craft Exercise Caution conditions. 
Winds become weak to moderate during the day Monday and will persist through the remainder of the period.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms will be possible daily Sunday through Tuesday as a couple weak disturbances move over the area.
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GMZ236-237-252200- Copano, Aransas, and Redfish Bays- San Antonio, Mesquite, and Espiritu Santo Bays-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to around 20 knots this afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 20 knots. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.FRIDAY...South winds around 20 knots. Bay and inland waters choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Bay and inland waters choppy.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, increasing to 25 to 30 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters rough.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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GMZ231-232-252200- Baffin Bay and Upper Laguna Madre-Corpus Christi and Nueces Bays-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots this afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters choppy to occasionally rough.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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GMZ255-252200- Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out 20 NM-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to around 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet, occasionally seas around 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet, occasionally seas up to 6 feet, building to 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 7 to 10 feet, occasionally seas up to 13 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 35 knots. Waves 7 to 10 feet, occasionally seas up to 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots in the afternoon. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Waves 4 to 6 feet, occasionally seas up to 8 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 4 to 5 feet, occasionally seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.
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GMZ250-252200- Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots this afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet, occasionally seas up to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 20 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts up to 35 knots in the afternoon. Waves 6 to 9 feet, occasionally seas up to 11 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 7 to 10 feet, occasionally seas up to 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots in the afternoon. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 4 to 6 feet, occasionally seas up to 8 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 4 to 5 feet, occasionally seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.
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GMZ270-275-252200- Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM- Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to 60 NM-
422 AM CDT Thu Apr 25 2024
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots this afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 feet, occasionally seas around 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 20 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.FRIDAY...South winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 7 to 9 feet, occasionally seas up to 11 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots, increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots. Waves 8 to 10 feet, occasionally seas up to 13 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Waves 8 to 10 feet, occasionally seas up to 13 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Waves 7 to 9 feet, occasionally seas up to 11 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 6 to 8 feet, occasionally seas up to 10 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 5 to 7 feet, occasionally seas up to 9 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Waves 5 to 6 feet, occasionally seas up to 8 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.

Attachments

  • MSIB 13-24, Update 6 Worksite Chemical Turning Basin, Inner Harbor, night time (1).docx(280 KB )
  • MSIB 14-24, update 1, Worksite Trident pipeline removal 31MAY (1).docx(539 KB )
  • MSIB xx-24, Worksite, Callan Marine, Epic dock 26APR24 (1).docx(2.21 MB )

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