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W&T Offshore to Present at the Houston Energy Financial Forum

HOUSTON, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced today that the Company will be presenting at the Houston Energy Financial Forum being held on November 13-15, 2007 in Houston, Texas.

Tracy Krohn, W&T Offshore's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present on Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. Central Time. The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet. The webcast link can be accessed live and for replay by visiting the Company's website at http://www.wtoffshore.com.

About W&T Offshore

Founded in 1983, W&T Offshore is an independent oil and natural gas company focused primarily in the Gulf of Mexico, including exploration in the deepwater and deep shelf region, where it has developed significant technical expertise. W&T has grown through acquisition, exploitation and exploration and now holds working interests in over 200 fields in federal and state waters and a majority of its daily production is derived from wells it operates. For more information on W&T Offshore, please visit its Web site at http://www.wtoffshore.com.

Contacts:

Manuel Mondragon, Vice President of Finance investorrelations@wtoffshore.com 713-297-8024

Ken Dennard / ksdennard@drg-e.com Lisa Elliott / lelliott@drg-e.com DRG&E / 713-529-6600

SOURCE W&T Offshore, Inc. 11/12/2007 CONTACT: Manuel Mondragon, Vice President of Finance of W&T Offshore, Inc.+1-713-297-8024investorrelations@wtoffshore.comor Ken Dennard, ksdennard@drg-e.comor Lisa Elliott, lelliott@drg-e.comboth of DRG&E, +1-713-529-6600for W&T Offshore, Inc. Web site: http://www.wtoffshore.com (WTI)

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