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Tropical Depression Five - Update #1
(This information is up-to-date as of 1 p.m. Central August 11, 2010, Further updates will be provided as needed.)
The Shell Hurricane Incident Command Team is monitoring Tropical Depression Five.
At this time, Shell will evacuate the Nautilus rig and Fairway field. The Fairway field, located in Mobile Bay, will operate remotely. No production impacts are expected. We will continue to monitor and take actions as required. As always, our priorities at this time are ensuring the safety of personnel, protecting the environment and minimizing production and operational impact.
We will continue to monitor weather reports and respond accordingly. The information on this site will be updated as necessary.
NOTES AND DISCLAIMERS: You can contact the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement (BOEMRE) for overall Gulf of Mexico shut-in status, as of the previous day.(http://www.gomr.mms.gov/homepg/pubinfo/piindex.html)