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Observations for Houston/Galveston PORTS 2014-04-17 16:25:29 CDT

Water levels are falling at Eagle Point and Port Bolivar - North Jetty. Levels are above predictions by up to 0.8 feet at Eagle Point, Pier 21, and Port Bolivar - North Jetty.

Currents at Galveston Bay Entr Channel LB 11 are ebbing at 0.6 knots.

Reported winds are generally from the east, between 9 and 16 knots with gusts to 18 knots.

Reported air temperatures are in the low to mid 60s °F, and reported water temperatures range from the high 50s to the high 60s °F.

Barometric pressure is falling at all three reporting stations, with readings between 1017.3 and 1020 mb.

Revised: 10/15/2013
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