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Observations for Houston/Galveston Bay PORTS 2017-01-16 20:45:52 CST

High water conditions exist for Eagle P.

Water levels are falling at Galveston Bay Entr, and rising at Morgans P. Levels are above predictions by up to 1.5 feet at Eagle P, Galveston Bay Entr, Morgans P, and Pie.

Current speed at Fred Hartman Br., Houston Ship Channel is 0.8 knots, with no trend data available.

Reported winds are generally from the southeast, between 4 and 14 knots with gusts to 16 knots.

Reported air temperatures are in the mid to high 60s °F, and reported water temperatures are within the 60s °F.

Barometric pressure is rising at all four reporting stations, with readings between 1014.6 and 1016.6 mb.

Revised: 10/15/2013
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