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Subject:Lake Charles Daily Update - June 16, 2022
Date:Thursday, June 16, 2022
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LAKE CHARLES – Daily Port Update<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Channel Service:             Open

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

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Tug Availability:<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">              4 TUGS (16/0130 ** TUG RALPH OOS 16/0700 UFN. 6/07 ROBB WILL BE AT VG FOR 2 WEEKS)

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

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

Inbound Deep Draft Pilot Boarding Windows: 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-transform:uppercase">16/0115 to 16/1530 ** 17/0200 to 17/1645 ** 18/0245 to 18/1800 ** 19/0330 to 19/1115 ** 19/1700 to 19/1915 ** 20/0415 to 20/1115 ** 20/1800 to 20/2045

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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-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#333333"> <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Onshore winds will become lighter and more variable over the next day or so as high pressure spreads over the northern Gulf of Mexico. Modest onshore flow develops at the start of next week and maintains through next Thursday.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Today                                West winds around 5 knots, becoming north late this morning and early afternoon, then becoming southeast late. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late this morning and early afternoon.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Tonight                             Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Friday                                Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Friday Night                      South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Saturday                           Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Saturday Night                 West winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts up to 20 knots, becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Sunday                              North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Sunday Night                    Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming southeast after midnight. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Monday                            East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet.

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Monday Night                  Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around 2 feet. winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms

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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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Bulk Terminal 1 Old                                                   40’00” FW       <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">   EFFECTIVE FEB. 14, 2022                                      

Bulk Terminal 1 New                                                 40’00” FW       <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">   EFFECTIVE FEB. 14, 2022

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CITGO “B” Dock                                                          40’00” FW          EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2022

CITGO “C” Dock                                                          40’00” FW          EFFECTIVE MARCH 3, 2022

CITGO “D” Dock                                                          36’00” FW          EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2022

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">CITGO CLIFTON RIDGE                                               40’00” FW

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

<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                                     38’00” FW          EFFECTIVE MARCH 24, 2022

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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">Ventur Global LNG                                                       40’00” FW

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">A2 INNER ANCHORAGE                                             40’00” FW           AVAILABLE AS OF 4/19/22

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">A4 INNER ANCHORAGE                                             40’00” FW          AVAILABLE AS OF 5/16/22

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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 CHAIN IN POSITION L 29-17.8N, LN 093-11.75W, BEARING 150 / 2.6NM FROM CC. DO NOT ANCHOR LESS THAN 3.5 MILES S.E. OF CC

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PILOT DELAYS OF 2022<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:red">

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 01, 2022 – Saturday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2242      Pilot service suspended due to high winds rough seas

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 02, 2022 – Sunday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0800      Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 15, 2022 – Saturday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1625      Pilot service suspended due to rough weather offshore

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 16, 2022 – Sunday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0700      Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 20, 2022 - Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0320      Pilot service suspended due to high winds/rough seas

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0645      Resumed / Restricted to boarding area #1

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1515      Pilot service suspended offshore due to rough offshore conditions/in port movements allowed, weather permitting

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">January 21, 2022 – Friday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0600      Pilot Service Resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 01, 2022 – Tuesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2215 – Pilot service suspended offshore due to fog//in port movements allowed conditions permitting

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 02, 2022 – Wednesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0800 – Pilot service resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1600 -  Pilot service suspended offshore due to fog//in port movements allowed conditions permitting

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 3, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0700 – Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 10, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0300- Pilot service suspended due to heavy/dense fog

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0530- Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 12, 2022 – Saturday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1845 – Pilot service suspended due to fog

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 13, 2022 – Sunday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0400 – Pilot Service Resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 17, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0535- Pilot service suspended due to dense fog

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0930-Pilot service resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2218 – Pilot Service suspended due to high winds/rough conditions

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 18, 2022 – Friday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0300 - Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 21, 2022- Monday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2110 – Pilot Service Suspended Offshore Due to Fog

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 22, 2022 – Tuesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0600 – Pilot Service Resumed

 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 23, 2022 – Wednesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0100- Pilot service suspended due to fog

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0800- Pilot service resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1826- Pilot Service Suspended due to fog

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">February 24, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0550 – Pilot Service Resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 06, 2022 – Sunday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0157 – Pilot Service suspended due to fog

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0700 – Pilot service resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1607 – Pilot service suspended for all offshore and in port movements due to fog

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 07, 2022 – Monday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0800 – Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 11,2022 – Friday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1630 – Pilot service suspended due to rough weather

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 12, 2022 – Saturday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0800 – Pilot service resumed

 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 21, 2022 – Monday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1800 – Pilot service suspended due to rough weather

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 30, 2022 – Wednesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0430 – Pilot service suspended due to rough weather

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1430 – Pilot service resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2000 – Pilot service suspended due to rough weather

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">March 31, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0300 – Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">April 6, 2022 – Wednesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0230 – Pilot service suspended due to fog

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0700 – Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">April 7, 2022 – Thursday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1948 – Pilot service suspended Boarding Area #2, #3, #4

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">April 8, 2022 – Friday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0200 – Pilot service resumed

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">April 12, 2022 – Tuesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1852 – Pilot service suspended due to rough weather

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

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">April 13, 2022 – Wednesday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0630 – Pilot services resumed

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">May 22, 2022 – Sunday

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0045 – Pilot boarding areas #3 & #4 suspended due to high winds & rough seas

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0805 – Pilot services suspended due to high winds & rough seas

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0945 – Pilot services resumed ONLY to Boarding Area #1 & #2

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1330 – Pilot services resumed

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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;color:red">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">Johnson & Johnson Vaccine is available for any crewmember

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

<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.  

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

<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.

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

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

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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