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SubjectDatePriority
Lake Charles Daily Update08/31/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/30/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/29/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/28/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/27/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/24/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/23/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/22/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/21/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/20/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/17/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/16/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/15/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/14/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/13/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/09/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/08/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/07/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/06/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/03/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/02/2018 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update08/01/2018 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Lake Charles Daily Update
Date:Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:Channel Status: Open

Pilot Service: Available

Inbound Deep Draft Pilot Boarding Windows:
6/2015 TO 7/0945 ** 7/2115 TO 8/1100 ** 8/2200 TO 9/1230 ** 9/2200 TO 10/1315 ** 10/2330 TO 11/1430 ** 12/0030 TO 12/1600 ** 13/0115 TO 13/0800

Offshore and Coastal Forecast:
Synopsis: High pressure stretching west across the northern Gulf coast will maintain a generally light southeast flow the next couple of days with winds becoming more south and then southwest during the mid to latter part of the week as the high settles south into the Gulf. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible through mid week with higher rain chances expected toward the end of the week as an upper level trough approaches from the northwest.

Today
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Tonight
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Wednesday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
Thursday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
South winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Friday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southwest winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Max Channel Draft:

-Maximum Channel Draft 40'00" FW effective Oct. 04, 2017.

Please note the following maximum FW drafts at MLLW for CITGO Lake Charles docks:

* Maximum draft for CITGO "B" Dock Lake Charles is 40'00" FW.
(-40'00" MLLW) effective June 04, 2018.
* Maximum draft for CITGO "C" Dock Lake Charles is 40'00" FW.
(-40'00" MLLW) effective June 04, 2018.
* Maximum draft for CITGO "D" Dock Lake Charles is 36'00" FW.
(-36'00" MLLW) effective June 04, 2018.
* Maximum draft for CITGO CLIFTON RIDGE Lake Charles is 40'00" FW.
(-40'00" MLLW) effective Mar. 30, 2018.

-Phillips 66 Clifton Ridge max depth 42.0 FEET MLLW BW
-Phillips 66 Refinery Dock #3 max depth is 42.0 FEET MLLW BW.

Traffic Notice:
-Abandoned Anchor Chains in Position Lat 29-17.8N, Lon 093-11.75W AND Lat 29 17.53'N Lon 093 11.65'W

ATON OUTER BAR - B #5 EXT

ATON INNER BAR - LT #50 MISSING (DISCONTINUED) ** LT #73 EXT ** LT #84 MISSING. LT#106 LAID OVER.

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Notice posted on Tuesday, August 07, 2018

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.