19 APR 24 Update – Dispatch List / Category I and II Obstructions / Shoaling Reports

Port Partners,

Today's updated Dispatch List is attached.  A daily posting of this document can be found at: 

https://homeport.uscg.mil/missions/ports-and-waterways/vessel-traffic-services/vts-houston-galveston

SHOALING REPORTS INCLUDED IN THE ATTACHED: 

- Galveston Harbor Channel Lighted Buoy 1 and Galveston Light 3 / MSIB Correction 16-23

- Houston Ship Channel between Beltway 8 Bridge and Houston Ship Channel Light 146 / MSIB 40-23

- Galveston Harbor between Grasso Marine Dock Light to Pelican Island Bridge / MSIB 35-23

- Galveston Harbor between Galveston Dock 35 to Gulf Sulfur Services T-Head / MSIB 35-23

MSIB 06-24 and 07-24 REFERENCED IN THE ATTACHED: 

- AtoN Change in Houston Ship Channel / MSIB 06-24

- Temporary Aids to Navigation Change in Houston Ship Channel / MSIB 07-24

Captain of the Port Houston-Galveston Marine Information Safety Bulletins are located at:

https://homeport.uscg.mil/port-directory/houston-galveston

Updated USACE Operations Dashboard with eHydro 'xyz' survey data is located at: 

https://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation-Projects-Contracts/

SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURES/OBSTRUCTIONS:

DATE/TIME CAT TYPE LOCATION STATUS
25APR II RIG MOVEMENT SEA TO GULF COPPER DOCK TENTATIVE
26APR I DREDGE PIPELINE TEXAS CITY DOCK 16 TENTATIVE
26APR / 1400-1600 I RIG MOVEMENT INTO DRYDOCK GULF COPPER PENDING
01MAY / 0300-0900 I DREDGE PIPELINE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL LTS 71-72 TENTATIVE
27MAY I DREDGE PIPELINE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL LT 85/86 TENTATIVE