|Subject:||Re: 09/2300 - UPDATE - HURRICANE IRMA/HURRICANE JOSE -PORT STATUS UPDATE FOR MORAN SOUTHEAST (NEW STATUS HIGH-LIGHTED)|
|Date:||Sunday, September 10, 2017|
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Please note the following current restrictions for the Southeast:
CONDITION ZULU - KEY WEST; MIAMI, PORT EVERGLADES, PALM BEACH; PORT CANAVERAL ; TAMPA/PORT MANATEE; JACKSONVILLE (09/2000)
ZULU - PORT IS CLOSED TO ALL VESSEL TRAFFIC
CONDITION YANKEE: ; SAVANNAH, GA (ZULU EXPECTED AT MIDNIGHT)
YANKEE - TROPICAL STORM WINDS EXPECTED WITHIN 24 HOURS - NO INCOMING VESSELS ALLOWED - ALL VESSELS IN PORT MUST MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO DEPART AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
CONDITIONS X-RAY -; CHARLESTON, SC;
X-RAY - TROPICAL STORM WINDS EXPECTED WITHIN 48 HOURS. The ports remain open to all commercial traffic. Oceangoing vessels greater than 500 gross tons, including oceangoing tugs and barges greater than 500 gross tons, already in port or arriving during Hurricane Port Condition X-RAY shall continue with preparations and safely depart the port before the setting of Hurricane Port. Any vessel conducting cargo operations should be prepared to depart within 24 hours.
SEASONAL CONDITION 4 - WILMINGTON & MOREHEAD CITY, NC
ALL OFFICES ARE CLOSED AND PERSONNEL ARE EITHER SHELTERING IN PLACE OR HAVE EVACUATED.
CURRENT LOCATION - WARNINGS FOR ALL CURRENT STORMS BEING TRACKED:
..IRMA NOW A CATEGORY 4 HURRICANE AS IT GETS CLOSER TO THE LOWER
SUMMARY OF 200 AM EDT...0600 UTC...INFORMATION
ABOUT 40 MI...65 KM N OF VARADERO CUBA
ABOUT 70 MI...115 KM SSE OF KEY WEST FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...130 MPH...210 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 310 DEGREES AT 6 MPH...9 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...931 MB...27.49 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for...
* South Santee River southward to Jupiter Inlet
* North Miami Beach southward around the Florida peninsula to the
* Florida Keys
* Tampa Bay
A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...
* Fernandina Beach southward around the Florida peninsula to Indian
* Florida Keys
* Lake Okeechobee
* Florida Bay
* Cuban provinces of Ciego de Avila, Sancti Spiritus, Villa Clara,
Matanzas, and La Habana
* Andros Island, Bimini, and Grand Bahama
A Hurricane Watch is in effect for...
* North of Fernandina Beach to Edisto Beach
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
* West of Indian Pass to the Okaloosa/Walton County Line
* North of Fernandina Beach to South Santee River
A Storm Surge Warning means there is a danger of life-threatening
inundation, from rising water movin
|Notice posted on Sunday, September 10, 2017|
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.