Daily Update

Corpus Christi, TX

June 11, 2024

Notices

🌅SUNRISE: 0630 hrs
🌄SUNSET:  2015 hrs 
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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 33-24 for HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS as Hurricane Season commences 1st June 2024 and continues through 30th November 2024.
Please see attached for more information.
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Please find attached MSIB 14-24, Update 3 for the updated schedule of Work to be conducted in Corpus Christi Ship Channel, between mile markers 55 and 56, from 1st June 2024 through 30th June 2024 between hours of 2000 and 0600.
Please see attached for more information.
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Please find attached MSIB 38-24 as the Captain of the Port has established a moving safety zone 500 yards around the rig VALARIS 144 in the La Quinta Ship Channel and Corpus Christi Ship Channel
as it is transported from the sea bouy to Kiewit Offshore Services on 11 June 2024. This transit is expected to to begin at 0600 and completed by 1400.
Please see attached for more information.

Weather / Marine Zone Forecast

Coastal Waters Forecast for Texas


National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX

302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 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.
 

GMZ200-112115-

302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...

Weak to moderate onshore winds are anticipated each afternoon, diminishing to weaker levels overnight. 

There will be a low to medium chance of showers and storms each afternoon, primarily over the open waters.

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GMZ236-237-112115- Copano, Aransas, and Redfish Bays- San Antonio, Mesquite, and Espiritu Santo Bays-


302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024



.TODAY...East winds around 5 knots, becoming southeast late. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots, diminishing to around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.THURSDAY...East winds around 5 knots, increasing to 5 to10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots, diminishing to around 5 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots, increasing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots, diminishing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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GMZ231-232-112115- Baffin Bay and Upper Laguna Madre-Corpus Christi and Nueces Bays-


302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024



.TODAY...South winds around 5 knots, becoming southeast late this morning, then becoming east this afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay and inland waters smooth.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. 
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming east 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bay and inland waters slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.


Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

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GMZ255-112115- Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out 20 NM-


302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024



.TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east this afternoon. Seas around 2 feet or less, then around 2 feet this afternoon.  
Wave Detail: Southeast 1 foot at 5 seconds.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 1 foot at 5 seconds. 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the morning.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet or less, then around 2 feet in the afternoon. Wave Detail: Southeast 1 foot at 4 seconds, becoming southeast 1 foot at 5 seconds.  A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 6 seconds.

.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.

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GMZ250-112115- Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-


302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024



.TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east this afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the morning.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: East 2 feet at 5 seconds and east 1 foot at 8 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around ,2 feet. Wave Detail: East 2 feet at 5 seconds and east 1 foot at 8 seconds.

.FRIDAY...East winds around 5 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots, becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 3 feet.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.

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GMZ270-275-112115- 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-


302 AM CDT Tue Jun 11 2024



.TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east this afternoon. Seas around 2 feet this morning, then around 2 feet or less. 
Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds, becoming southeast 1 foot at 5 seconds. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms until late afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: East 2 feet at 5 seconds.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots, becoming east in the afternoon. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. 
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the ,morning.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds. A slight chance of ,showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: Southeast 2 feet at 5 seconds and east 1 foot at 8 seconds. 
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet. Wave Detail: East 2 feet at 5 seconds and east 2 feet at 8 seconds.

.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 3 feet.

Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.

Attachments

  • MSIB 33-24, Hurricane Preparedness (1).pdf(789 KB )
  • MSIB 14-24, update 3, Worksite trident pipeline removal (1).pdf(73 KB )
  • MSIB 38-24 Safety Zone Valaris 144 Rig Movement_signed mwm (1).pdf(406 KB )

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