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Observations for Houston/Galveston Bay PORTS 2018-05-23 06:18:00 CDT

Water levels are rising at Galveston Bay Entr. Water level at Eagle P is 0.6 feet higher than predicted.

Current speed is 0.4 knots at Fred Hartman Br., Houston Ship Channel, 0.4 knots at Galveston Channel, West End, and 1.4 knots at Bay Entr Ch LB 11, with no trend data available.

Reported winds are generally from the southeast, between 3 and 7 knots with gusts to 9 knots.

Reported air temperatures range from the high 70s to the low 80s °F, and reported water temperatures range from the high 70s to the mid 80s °F.

Barometric pressure is rising at all five reporting stations, with readings between 1014.5 and 1015 mb.


Revised: 10/15/2013
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