Skip to main content

Charleston

Go Search
All Ports
Charleston
CHS Calendar
  
Charleston > Pages > Notices  

Web Part Page Title Bar image
Notices

 Year

 Month

 Port Updates

SubjectDatePriority
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/30/21 - BUCKEYE DEPTH UPDATED06/30/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/30/2106/30/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/30/2106/30/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/24/2106/24/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/24/2106/24/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/23/2106/23/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/23/21 - NEWS - SC Ports offers capacity amid import boom06/23/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/23/2106/23/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/21/2106/21/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/21/2106/21/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/18/2106/18/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/18/2106/18/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/16/2106/16/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/16/2106/16/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/14/2106/14/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/14/21 - NEWS - Inland Georgia port receives federal funds, connects to Savannah port06/14/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2106/08/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2106/08/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/04/2106/04/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/04/2106/04/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update
Date:Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Priority:Normal
Notice:
URGENT INFORMATION: None

----------------

PORT LIMITS/INFORMATION
------------------------
Maximum Depths - (Fresh)
Harbor Entrance - 47.0 ft
Main Channel - 45.0 ft

BERTH LIMITS/INFORMATION:
-------------------------
Current maximum drafts allowed at berths:

Amerada Hess – Max draft of 38’00 if LOA is less than 650’; Max draft of
36’00 if LOA is 650’00 or greater
Kinder Morgan – berth 1 - 40'00
Kinder Morgan - berth 2 - 40'00
Kinder Morgan - berth 3 - TBA
berth 4 – Max draft 39’00, tide needed for anything deeper than 36’00
BP - TBA
Wando Terminal – Max draft 46’00 – Max BM 187’00
North Charleston Terminal – Max 42’00 – Max BM 187’00
CST – Max draft 47’00 – Max BM 187’00

Per pilots – restrictions for Tanker movements:
Drafts of 36’00 or less may transit at anytime
Drafts of 36’01 to 40’00 – window: Start in 1 Hour before low water until
2 hours before high water
Drafts of 40’01 to 41’00 – window: start in 2 hours after low water until
2 hours before high water
Drafts of 41’01 to 42’00 – window: start in 3 hours after low water until
3 hours before high water


VESSEL TRAFFIC: (AS PER PILOTS, AS OF 0820/25)
---------------

HESS - MOSCOW SEA - ETA 25/0930, ETS 26/0400

KMI - FREJA ASIA - IN, NOW SAILING

=============================================
FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL FILING REQUIREMENTS:
---------------------------------------------
96 Hours - advance notice of arrival required by USCG

48 Hours - advance receipt of crew list by Immigration for any vessel
arriving from a foreign port, or arriving coast wise with detained crew.

24 Hours (minimum) - Foreign cargo must have manifest submitted to
Customs & Border Patrol AMS. Bond must be filed for Foreign flag vessels
or U.S. flag arriving with foreign cargo aboard.

24 Hours – advance notice to Pilots

24 Hours - advance fax of crew list and approved visitors required by
Terminal.

72 Hours - post port call, the Port Authority requires bill of lading
figures for all bulk cargo.

Port Security - All persons doing business within Port Authority property
must have security pass from SCPA.

=========================================

NEWS ARTICLES: None

CURRENT ISSUES: 06/26 - 0800 - NAVIGATION OPERATIONS MEETING
06/26 - 1800 - PROPELLOR CLUB ANNUAL CRUISE

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES:
07/15 - 1000 - SCS PA MONTHLY MEETING
07/22 - TBA - VIRGINIA PORT AUTHORITY MONTHLY MEETING
10/08 - 1800 - CWIT OYSTER ROAST
10/30 - TBA - PROPELLOR CLUB 75TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY
2013 - PROPOSED TIME FRAME FOR NEW PORT TERMINAL TO BE COMPLETED

-----------------------------------------------
CURRENT HURRICANE ALERT STATUS - 4, NO STORMS PREDICTED
Seaport Security Alert currently at YELLOW/ELEVATED - MARSEC 1
Airport Security Alert currently at ORANGE/HIGH

============================================

TIDE INFORMATION (BASED FROM CUSTOMS WHARF):

Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

W 25 High 12:44 AM 5.3 6:13 AM Rise 12:23 AM 66
25 Low 7:15 AM 0.1 8:32 PM Set 12:38 PM
25 High 1:17 PM 5.0
25 Low 7:32 PM 0.7

Th 26 High 1:34 AM 5.1 6:14 AM Rise 12:51 AM 56
26 Low 8:04 AM 0.0 8:32 PM Set 1:40 PM
26 High 2:13 PM 5.3
26 Low 8:36 PM 0.7

F 27 High 2:30 AM 5.0 6:14 AM Rise 1:20 AM 45
27 Low 8:57 AM -0.1 8:32 PM Set 2:46 PM
27 High 3:13 PM 5.7
27 Low 9:44 PM 0.7

Sa 28 High 3:31 AM 4.9 6:14 AM Rise 1:54 AM 34
28 Low 9:54 AM -0.3 8:32 PM Set 3:56 PM
28 High 4:15 PM 6.0
28 Low 10:51 PM 0.5

Su 29 High 4:34 AM 4.8 6:15 AM Rise 2:33 AM 24
29 Low 10:53 AM -0.4 8:32 PM Set 5:08 PM
29 High 5:17 PM 6.3
29 Low 11:55 PM 0.3

M 30 High 5:38 AM 4.8 6:15 AM Rise 3:21 AM 14
30 Low 11:53 AM -0.6 8:32 PM Set 6:22 PM
30 High 6:19 PM 6.5

Tu 1 Low 12:56 AM 0.0 6:15 AM Rise 4:18 AM 7
1 High 6:41 AM 4.9 8:32 PM Set 7:31 PM
1 Low 12:52 PM -0.8
1 High 7:20 PM 6.7

W 2 Low 1:53 AM -0.2 6:16 AM Rise 5:24 AM 2
2 High 7:43 AM 5.0 8:32 PM Set 8:33 PM
2 Low 1:50 PM -0.8
2 High 8:18 PM 6.7

Th 3 Low 2:48 AM -0.3 6:16 AM Rise 6:37 AM 0
3 High 8:43 AM 5.2 8:32 PM Set 9:25 PM
3 Low 2:46 PM -0.8
3 High 9:14 PM 6.7

F 4 Low 3:40 AM -0.4 6:17 AM Rise 7:51 AM 0
4 High 9:40 AM 5.2 8:31 PM Set 10:08 PM
4 Low 3:41 PM -0.7
4 High 10:07 PM 6.6

Sa 5 Low 4:31 AM -0.4 6:17 AM Rise 9:02 AM 4
5 High 10:37 AM 5.3 8:31 PM Set 10:44 PM
5 Low 4:35 PM -0.5
5 High 10:58 PM 6.3

Su 6 Low 5:20 AM -0.3 6:18 AM Rise 10:09 AM 10
6 High 11:32 AM 5.3 8:31 PM Set 11:15 PM
6 Low 5:29 PM -0.2
6 High 11:46 PM 6.0

===========================================
MARINE WEATHER:

WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
356 AM EDT WED JUN 25 2008


TODAY
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

THU
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE EVENING.

FRI
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SAT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

SUN
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
Notice posted on Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.