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W&T Offshore to Webcast Its Presentation at the IPAA 2006 OGIS New York
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2006--W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced today that it will be participating in the IPAA 2006 OGIS New York, to be held at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Tower on April 10-12, 2006.
What:  W&T Offshore, Inc. IPAA's 2006 OGIS New York Webcast

Who:   Tracy Krohn, President and Chief Executive Officer

When:  April 10, 2006 at 11:45 A.M. Eastern

Where: www.wtoffshore.com or http://www.vcall.com/CEPage.asp?ID=102937

How:   Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
       address above.



If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be available for replay at http://www.vcall.com/ClientPage.asp?ID=102937 or http://www.investorcalendar.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 deep water, where it has developed significant technical expertise. W&T has grown through acquisition, exploitation and exploration and now holds working interests in over 100 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 www.wtoffshore.com.

Contacts
W&T Offshore, Inc.
Manuel Mondragon, 713-297-8024
investorrelations@wtoffshore.com
or
DRG&E
Ken Dennard, 713-529-6600
ksdennard@drg-e.com
or
Lisa Elliott, 713-529-6600
lelliott@drg-e.com