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Observations for Houston/Galveston Bay PORTS 2016-04-30 04:02:18 CDT

High water conditions exist for Pie, Eagle P, Morgans P, and Galveston Bay Entr.

Water levels are steady at all four reporting stations, with readings between 1.8 and 2.6 feet. All levels are above predicted values, by up to 1.8 feet.

Current speed is 0.5 knots at Fred Hartman Br., Houston Ship Channel and 1.3 knots at Bay Entr Ch LB 11, with no trend data available.

Reported winds are generally breezy from the south, between 11 and 23 knots with gusts to 31 knots.

Reported air temperatures are in the mid to high 70s °F, and reported water temperatures are within the 70s °F.

Barometric pressure is falling at all four reporting stations, with readings between 1001.3 and 1003 mb.

Revised: 10/15/2013
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