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SubjectDatePriority
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 31, 202101/31/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 30, 202101/30/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 29, 202101/29/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 28, 202101/28/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 27, 202101/27/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 26, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed @07:0001/26/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 25, 2021 - Pilot Services Suspended @20:0001/26/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 25, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed 25 @ 10:5201/25/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 24, 2021 - Pilot Services Suspended Offshore Jan. 24 @ 18:3001/24/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 24, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed Jan. 24 @ 09:0001/24/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 23, 2021 - Pilot Services Suspended Offshore Jan. 23 @ 17:0001/23/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 23, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed Jan. 23 @ 07:3001/23/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 22, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed Jan. 23 @ 07:3001/23/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 22, 2021 - Pilot Services Suspended @ 20:3001/22/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 22, 2021 - Pilot Services will Resume @ 08:3001/22/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 22, 2021 - Pilot Services will Resume @ 08:3001/22/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 21, 2021 - Pilot Services Suspended 01/21/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 20, 2021 - Suspended 01/21/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 21, 2021 - Pilot Services Resumed01/21/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 20, 2021 01/20/2021 Normal
RE: Lake Charles Daily Update - January 19, 2021 01/19/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 18, 2021 01/18/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 17, 2021 01/17/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 16, 2021 01/16/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 15, 2021 01/15/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 14, 2021 01/14/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 13, 2021 01/13/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 12, 2021 01/12/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 11, 2021 01/11/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 08, 2021 01/08/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 07, 2021 01/07/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 06, 2021 01/06/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 05, 2021 01/05/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 04, 2021 01/04/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 02, 2021 01/03/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 02, 2021 01/02/2021 Normal
Lake Charles Daily Update - January 01, 2021 | Offshore pilot service resumed at 06:0001/01/2021 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Lake Charles Daily Update - July 17, 2021
Date:Saturday, July 17, 2021
Priority:Normal
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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">LAKE CHARLES

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Channel Status: <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">              Open – Normal Operations

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Pilot Service:                   Open – Normal Operations

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Tug Availability:<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">               6 Tugs

Cameron Ferry:<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">                In Service

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Inbound Deep Draft Pilot Boarding Windows:

17/0400 TO 17/0930 ** 17/1815 TO 18/0930**<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri">18/1930 TO 19/0930**19/2100 TO 20/1000**20/2200 TO 21/1045

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Offshore and Coastal Forecast:<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">   https://www.weather.gov/lch/

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Synopsis<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">: Light to moderate onshore flow will prevail through the forecast period as high pressure remains stationed over the northern Gulf of Mexico. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected through the forecast period. Locally higher winds and seas should be expected in and around storm activity.

Today<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Tonight<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

Sunday<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.

Sunday Night<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

Monday<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southwest winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.

Monday Night<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.

Tuesday<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the day. Showers likely in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.

Wednesday<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers in the morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the day. Showers likely in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">

<span-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Calibri;color:#333333">South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Maximum Channel Draft:                                          <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">40'00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Max Terminal Drafts:

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Alcoa                                                                              32’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Bulk Terminal 1 Old                                                    40’00” FW                                                       

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Bulk Terminal 1 New                                                  40’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CITGO “B” Dock                                                           39’06” FW

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CITGO “C” Dock                                                           39’06” FW (SHORE GANGWAY OUT OF SERVICE – C Dock requires use of ships portable gangway with minimum length of 15 meters)

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CITGO “D” Dock                                                          35’00” FW  

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CITGO CLIFTON RIDGE                                               40’00” FW (EFFECTIVE JUNE 25, 2021)

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Phillips 66 Clifton Ridge                                             40’00” FW

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Phillips 66 Refinery Dock #3                                     40’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Port of Lake Charles City Docks                                35’00” FW

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Port of Lake Charles City Dock #8 and BT-1           40’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Westlake Chemical A Dock                                       38’00” FW

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Westlake Chemical C Dock                                       38’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Westlake Styrene/CII                                                 35’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">A2 INNER ANCHORAGE                                             40’00” FW

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">A4 INNER ANCHORAGE                                             40’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">I-210 BRIDGE                                                               135 FT (+/- TIDE)

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Traffic Notice: 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">-Abandoned Anchor Chains in Position Lat 29-17.8N, Lon 093-11.75W AND Lat 29 17.53'N Lon 093 11.65'W 

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:red">RESTRICTIONS @ LAKE CHARLES, LA

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">LAKE CHARLES CUSTOMS AND BOARDER PROTECTION (CBP):

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Crew shore leave processing and inspection will now return to previously established procedures.

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Requests for crew sign-offs (D-2) which include an overnight stay will now be considered if, the crewmember is not exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, the crewmember has valid travel documents, and there is no other restriction on the crewmember’s travel. 

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Vessel agents should continue to provide notice of vessel arrivals, and updated vessel arrival information, to the CBP Lake Charles email address at SWLA-Ports@cbp.dhs.gov during the hours of 0800 – 1600 hours Monday – Friday.

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Clayton Istre

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Port Director

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Port of Lake Charles 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">New Orleans Field Office

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">U.S Customs and Border Protection 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Office: 337-721-3310

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Cell: 337-304-7669 

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The below information will be required to request repartition from CBP:<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">- Crew passport bio page

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">- Crew C1/D visa

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">- Crew I-95 landing permit

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">- E-Tickets with direct flights departing from LCH or IAH

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Rapid COVID-19 testing is available for any crewmember that may require COVID-19 testing before repatriating home.<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:red">

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">LAKE CHARLES USCG:

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">All vessels are required to submit “Attestation Letter” prior to being cleared to enter port.  

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">LAKE CHARLES TERMINALS:

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">All terminals have no restrictions other than maintaining a safe distance and environment.

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CBP   : https://www.dhs.gov/coronavirus

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CDC   : https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">USCG  : https://www.uscg.mil/Coronavirus/

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

https://www.weather.gov/

 

NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER

https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

 

NOAA US GULF OFFSHORE WATER WEATHER<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT4.shtml

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Notice posted on Saturday, July 17, 2021

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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.