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SubjectDatePriority
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/29/2206/29/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/29/22 - NEWS - Union Pier contract draws private groans from developers, praise from ports agency06/29/2022 Normal
NHC MORNING UPDATE - CLIENTS IN BLIND COPY06/28/2022 Normal
NHC - UPDATE 27/PM06/27/2022 Normal
NHC - MORNNG UPDATE06/27/2022 Normal
NHC - MORNING UPDATE 06/26/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/24/2206/24/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/22/2206/22/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/22/2206/22/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/22/2206/22/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/17/2206/17/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/17/2206/17/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/15/2206/15/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/15/22 - NEWS - North Carolina State Ports Authority Executive Director Appointed to Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee06/15/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2206/10/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/10/22 - NEWS - No end in sight to import growth at Port of Charleston06/10/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2206/10/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2206/08/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2206/08/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/06/2206/06/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/06/2206/06/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/06/2206/06/2022 Normal
NHC -HURRICANE ALEX - LAST MESSAGE FROM THIS OFFICE06/05/2022 Normal
FW: TORM STRENGTH - CPH - ST SHIPPING - CP 16.05.22 - AMS FILING - Discharge 1st Savannah GA, 2nd Charleston / Pre-Arrival Info06/04/2022 Normal
NHC - UPDATE POSSIBLE STORM ONE - NO CHANGES OVERNIGHT06/04/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/03/2206/03/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/03/2206/03/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/03/2206/03/2022 Normal
TC 1 - NHC MORNING UPDATE06/03/2022 Normal
CHARLESTON - PORT DAILY UPDATE - 06/02/2206/02/2022 Normal
SAVANNAH - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/2206/02/2022 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/22 - NEWS - North Carolina Ports #4 in North America, #49 in the World for Container Terminal Efficiency06/02/2022 Normal
NHC - MORNING UPDATE06/02/2022 Normal
HURRICANE SEASON STARTS TO DAY - WITH ACTIVITY06/01/2022 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Charleston - Port Update
Date:Monday, June 15, 2009
Priority:Normal
Notice:
URGENT INFORMATION - NONE


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

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

Amerada Hess - Max draft - 40'00
Delfin - Max Draft - 42'00
Chem Marine - Max Draft - 38'00 MLW
Kinder Morgan - berth 1 - 40'00
Kinder Morgan - berth 2 - 40'00
Kinder Morgan - berth 3 - TBA
Kinder Morgan - berth 4 - Max draft 39'00, tide needed for anything
deeper than 36'00
BP - Max draft 32'6" Low water / Salt
Wando Terminal - Max draft 45'00 MLW - Max BM No restriction
North Charleston Terminal - Max draft 45'00 MLW - Max BM No restriction
CST - Max draft 45'00 MLW - Max BM No restrictions
Nucor - Max draft 25'00 (movements daylight & tidal restricted), Max LOA
450', Max Beam 52'

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:
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HESS - MT ALIAKMON - ETA 15/1500, ETS 16/1200
KMI - MT LEPTA MERMAID - ETA 15/2330, ETS AM/17

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

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CURRENT ARTICLES: None

CURRENT ISSUES: 06/17/09 - 0900 - Maritime Association Board of Director
meeting
06/19/09 - 1700 - Charleston City meeting

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES:

06/24/09 - 1900 - Propeller club harbor cruise
06/25/09 - 0745 - CHS - NAVOPS MONTHLY MEETING
06/26/09 - 0800 - 12th Annual SC Maritime Open Golf - Dunes West
06/30/09 - am - SCSPA Training sessions for PortCharleston web users
07/21/09 - 1700 - Charleston City meeting
10/10/09 - TBA - CWIT - Luau Auction
2014 - ETA FOR NEW CHARLESTON PORT TERMINAL TO BE COMPLETED

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HURRICANE STATUS - Alert level 4/Seasonal - no storms predicted
SEAPORT SECURITY ALERT CURRENTLY AT YELLOW/ELEVEATED - MARSEC 1

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Tides for Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) starting with June 11, 2009.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

M 15 High 1:23 AM 4.9 6:11 AM Rise 12:53 AM 60
15 Low 7:48 AM 0.4 8:29 PM Set 1:09 PM
15 High 1:57 PM 4.8
15 Low 8:07 PM 1.1

Tu 16 High 2:11 AM 4.8 6:11 AM Rise 1:20 AM 50
16 Low 8:35 AM 0.3 8:30 PM Set 2:07 PM
16 High 2:50 PM 5.1
16 Low 9:09 PM 1.0

W 17 High 3:05 AM 4.7 6:11 AM Rise 1:49 AM 40
17 Low 9:26 AM 0.2 8:30 PM Set 3:09 PM
17 High 3:46 PM 5.4
17 Low 10:14 PM 0.9

Th 18 High 4:02 AM 4.7 6:12 AM Rise 2:21 AM 30
18 Low 10:21 AM 0.0 8:30 PM Set 4:14 PM
18 High 4:42 PM 5.8
18 Low 11:17 PM 0.6

F 19 High 5:01 AM 4.7 6:12 AM Rise 2:59 AM 20
19 Low 11:17 AM -0.2 8:30 PM Set 5:23 PM
19 High 5:40 PM 6.1

Sa 20 Low 12:17 AM 0.3 6:12 AM Rise 3:44 AM 12
20 High 6:01 AM 4.8 8:31 PM Set 6:34 PM
20 Low 12:14 PM -0.5
20 High 6:37 PM 6.4

Su 21 Low 1:14 AM 0.1 6:12 AM Rise 4:38 AM 5
21 High 7:00 AM 4.9 8:31 PM Set 7:43 PM
21 Low 1:10 PM -0.7
21 High 7:35 PM 6.7

M 22 Low 2:09 AM -0.2 6:12 AM Rise 5:43 AM 1
22 High 7:59 AM 5.0 8:31 PM Set 8:46 PM
22 Low 2:06 PM -0.8
22 High 8:31 PM 6.8

Tu 23 Low 3:03 AM -0.4 6:13 AM Rise 6:54 AM 0
23 High 8:57 AM 5.2 8:31 PM Set 9:41 PM
23 Low 3:01 PM -0.9
23 High 9:27 PM 6.8

W 24 Low 3:55 AM -0.5 6:13 AM Rise 8:09 AM 1
24 High 9:55 AM 5.3 8:31 PM Set 10:28 PM
24 Low 3:57 PM -0.9
24 High 10:22 PM 6.7

Th 25 Low 4:47 AM -0.5 6:13 AM Rise 9:23 AM 6
25 High 10:53 AM 5.4 8:32 PM Set 11:07 PM
25 Low 4:53 PM -0.7
25 High 11:15 PM 6.5

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST

This Afternoon: ESE wind 10 to 12 kt. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after 2pm. Seas around 1 ft.

Tonight: SE wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas
around 1 ft.

Tuesday: SSE wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas
1 to 2 ft.

Tuesday Night: SW wind 6 to 9 kt becoming N 12 to 15 kt after midnight. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wednesday: NNE wind 13 to 16 kt becoming E 8 to 11 kt in the morning. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms. Seas around 3 ft.

Wednesday Night: E wind 7 to 9 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Seas around 3 ft.

Thursday: E wind 7 to 12 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Mostly sunny.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thursday Night: SSE wind 5 to 9 kt becoming SW after midnight. Partly
cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.

Friday: SSW wind 6 to 9 kt increasing to 9 to 12 kt in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.

Notice posted on Monday, June 15, 2009

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.