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15MAY23 1420

Please see attached MSIB 66-23 regarding Hurricane Preparedness for the Corpus Christi Captain of the Port zone covering the GIWW and Ports from the Colorado River Lock south to Brownsville, TX. 


Enclosed are:

(1) COTP Maritime Hurricane Contingency Port Plan

(2) Storm Preparation Checklist – Vessels

(3) Recommended Storm Preparations Checklist – Vessels and Barges

(4) Storm Preparation Checklist – Waterfront Facilities

(5) Request to Remain in Port Checklist


Specific information regarding current Port Status information as well as this MSIB can be found at

Very Respectfully,

U.S. Coast Guard

Sector Corpus Christi

Waterways Management

CLICK HERE for a Copy of MSIB 66-23

Paul Dittman


Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association

Cell: 985.302.6666

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