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SubjectDatePriority
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/31/1212/31/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/31/1212/31/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/31/1212/31/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/28/1212/28/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/28/1212/28/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/28/1212/28/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/25/1212/26/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/26/1212/26/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/26/1212/26/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/24/1212/24/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/24/12 12/24/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/24/1212/24/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/21/1212/21/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/21/12 12/21/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/21/1212/21/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/20/1212/20/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/20/1212/20/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/20/12 // NEWS - Strike looms at East and Gulf ports12/20/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/19/1212/19/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/19/1212/19/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/19/1212/19/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/18/1212/18/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/18/1212/18/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/18/1212/18/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/17/1212/17/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/17/1212/17/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/17/1212/17/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/14/1212/14/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/14/1212/14/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/14/1212/14/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/13/1212/13/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/13/1212/13/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/13/1212/13/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/12/1212/12/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/12/1212/12/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/12/1212/12/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/11/1212/11/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/11/1212/11/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/11/1212/11/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/10/1212/10/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/10/1212/10/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/7/1212/10/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/7/1212/07/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/7/1212/07/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/7/1212/07/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/6/1212/06/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/6/1212/06/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/6/1212/06/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/5/1212/05/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/5/1212/05/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/5/1212/05/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/4/1212/04/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/4/12 //NEWS // More grain headed to region from other countries12/04/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/3/1212/03/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/3/1212/03/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/3/1212/03/2012 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 12/25/12
Date:Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Priority:Normal
Notice:

PORT LIMITS/INFORMATION

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Maximum Depths - (Fresh)

Harbor Entrance - 42.0 ft

Main Channel - 42.0 ft

 

BERTH LIMITS/INFORMATION:

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Current maximum drafts allowed at berths:

 

ADM Terminal 34 ft Max Draft 675 Max LOA

Gold Bond Terminal Max Draft 32 ft Max LOA 600 ft

South Terminal / Old Exxon Terminal Max Draft 38 ft Max LOA 800 ft

Koch / Amoco / Mobil Oil Terminal Max Draft 38 ft Max LOA 700 ft

Apex Terminal Max Draft 39 ft Max LOA 770 ft

Paktank Terminal Max Draft 38 ft Max LOA 750 ft

Chevron Terminal Max Draft 22 ft 6 in Max LOA 550 ft

Amerada Hess Terminal Max Draft 33 ft Max LOA 750 ft

JLM / UNILOCAL / Cape Fear / ATC Terminal Max Draft 33 ft Max LOA 700 ft

Pacific / American / Wilmington Molasses Terminal Max Draft TBD Max LOA 550 ft

Trans Carolina / CPL / Seaboard Coast Line Terminal Max Draft 32t Max LOA 650 ft

Dixie / Ideal / Cement Terminal Max Draft 32 ft Max LOA 650 ft

Chemserve Terminal Max Draft 31 ft Max LOA 535 ft

Arcadian / W.R. Grace / Nitrex / PCS Phosphate Terminal Max Draft 25 ft Max LOA 535 ft

 

Tide restrictions vary depending on terminal and vessel draft

 

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VESSEL TRAFFIC (TANKERS):   

 

WILMINGTON:  

 

IN PORT: MAJ DANIELSEN / HANJIN SHANGHAI / STAR ISMENE / CHARLESTON

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FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL FILING REQUIREMENTS:

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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 GPA.  All persons wanting unescorted access to any vessel must have a valid TWIC.

 

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Current Articles - NONE

 

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CURRENT ISSUES/EVENTS: NONE

 

FUTURE ISSUES/EVENTS:  NONE

 

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SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1

 

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Tides for Wilmington NC   

Day        High      Tide  Height   Sunrise    Moon  Time      % Moon

           /Low      Time    Feet    Sunset                    Visible

                    

DECEMBER

 

W   26     High   5:56 AM     5.0   7:15 AM     Set  5:39 AM      94

    26      Low  12:29 PM     0.3   5:10 PM    Rise  4:01 PM

    26     High   6:09 PM     3.5

 

Th  27      Low  12:02 AM     0.0   7:16 AM     Set  6:27 AM      97

    27     High   6:34 AM     5.0   5:11 PM    Rise  4:51 PM

    27      Low   1:07 PM     0.1

    27     High   6:48 PM     3.5

 

F   28      Low  12:41 AM     0.0   7:16 AM     Set  7:11 AM      99

    28     High   7:10 AM     5.0   5:11 PM    Rise  5:44 PM

    28      Low   1:42 PM     0.1

    28     High   7:25 PM     3.7

 

Sa  29      Low   1:19 AM     0.0   7:16 AM     Set  7:53 AM      99

    29     High   7:46 AM     5.0   5:12 PM    Rise  6:39 PM

    29      Low   2:17 PM     0.0

    29     High   8:02 PM     3.7

 

Su  30      Low   1:56 AM     0.0   7:17 AM     Set  8:31 AM      98

    30     High   8:21 AM     5.0   5:13 PM    Rise  7:35 PM

    30      Low   2:51 PM     0.0

    30     High   8:40 PM     3.8

 

M   31      Low   2:35 AM     0.0   7:17 AM     Set  9:06 AM      94

    31     High   8:57 AM     4.9   5:14 PM    Rise  8:32 PM

    31      Low   3:25 PM     0.0

    31     High   9:19 PM     3.8

 

JANUARY 2013

 

Tu   1      Low   3:16 AM     0.1   7:17 AM     Set  9:40 AM      89

     1     High   9:34 AM     4.7   5:14 PM    Rise  9:30 PM

     1      Low   4:00 PM     0.0

     1     High  10:00 PM     4.0

 

W    2      Low   4:01 AM     0.1   7:17 AM     Set 10:13 AM      82

     2     High  10:14 AM     4.6   5:15 PM    Rise 10:29 PM

     2      Low   4:39 PM     0.0

     2     High  10:46 PM     4.0

 

Th   3      Low   4:51 AM     0.3   7:17 AM     Set 10:46 AM      73

     3     High  10:58 AM     4.3   5:16 PM    Rise 11:29 PM

     3      Low   5:21 PM     0.0

     3     High  11:37 PM     4.1

 

F    4      Low   5:48 AM     0.4   7:17 AM     Set 11:21 AM      64

     4     High  11:49 AM     4.0   5:17 PM

     4      Low   6:09 PM    -0.1

 

Sa   5     High  12:35 AM     4.4   7:18 AM    Rise 12:32 AM      53

     5      Low   6:53 AM     0.4   5:18 PM     Set 11:58 AM

     5     High  12:46 PM     3.8

     5      Low   7:03 PM    -0.3

 

Su   6     High   1:37 AM     4.7   7:18 AM    Rise  1:36 AM      42

     6      Low   8:02 AM     0.3   5:18 PM     Set 12:39 PM

     6     High   1:49 PM     3.7

     6      Low   8:02 PM    -0.4

 

M    7     High   2:40 AM     5.0   7:18 AM    Rise  2:42 AM      31

     7      Low   9:11 AM     0.1   5:19 PM     Set  1:26 PM

     7     High   2:55 PM     3.7

     7      Low   9:04 PM    -0.5

 

Tu   8     High   3:43 AM     5.3   7:18 AM    Rise  3:49 AM      21

     8      Low  10:17 AM    -0.1   5:20 PM     Set  2:20 PM

     8     High   3:59 PM     3.8

     8      Low  10:05 PM    -0.8

 

W    9     High   4:43 AM     5.7   7:18 AM    Rise  4:55 AM      12

     9      Low  11:16 AM    -0.4   5:21 PM     Set  3:21 PM

     9     High   5:01 PM     4.0

     9      Low  11:05 PM    -0.9

 

Th  10     High   5:39 AM     5.9   7:17 AM    Rise  5:56 AM      5

    10      Low  12:11 PM    -0.7   5:22 PM     Set  4:27 PM

    10     High   5:58 PM     4.3

 

F   11      Low  12:02 AM    -1.1   7:17 AM    Rise  6:51 AM      1

    11     High   6:33 AM     6.0   5:23 PM     Set  5:36 PM

    11      Low   1:03 PM    -0.8

    11     High   6:53 PM     4.4

 

Sa  12      Low  12:58 AM    -1.2   7:17 AM    Rise  7:39 AM      0

    12     High   7:25 AM     6.0   5:24 PM     Set  6:45 PM

    12      Low   1:52 PM    -0.9

    12     High   7:47 PM     4.6

 

Su  13      Low   1:52 AM    -1.1   7:17 AM    Rise  8:22 AM      1

    13     High   8:15 AM     5.9   5:25 PM     Set  7:52 PM

    13      Low   2:41 PM    -0.9

    13     High   8:39 PM     4.7

 

M   14      Low   2:45 AM    -0.9   7:17 AM    Rise  9:00 AM      5

    14     High   9:04 AM     5.4   5:25 PM     Set  8:56 PM

    14      Low   3:28 PM    -0.8

    14     High   9:31 PM     4.7

 

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MARINE WEATHER

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<span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">.SYNOPSIS FOR COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY NORTH CAROLINA TO <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SOUTH CAROLINA OUT TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES... <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> AS POWERFUL STORM SYSTEM MOVES NORTHEAST TO THE MID ATLANTIC COAST <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> THROUGH THIS EVENING...IT WILL DRAG A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS THE <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> WATERS. COLD AND DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW THURSDAY AND <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> FRIDAY. ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE WATERS THIS <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> WEEKEND FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE EARLY NEXT WEEK. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">AMZ250-270515- <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM- <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> 410 PM EST WED DEC 26 2012 <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST THURSDAY <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> TONIGHT <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. NEAR SHORE <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. OFF SHORE SEAS 8 TO 10 <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> THU <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> THU NIGHT <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> FRI <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> FRI NIGHT <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SAT <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> S WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SAT NIGHT <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> SUN <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT. <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black">  <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> MON <span-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:black"> W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. <span-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black"> 
Notice posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2012

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.