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WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1810/26/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1810/26/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1810/26/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1810/25/2018 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1810/25/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1810/25/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1810/23/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1810/23/2018 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1810/23/2018 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1810/12/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1810/12/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1810/12/2018 Normal
PORT OF WILMINGTON IS NOW BACK TO SEASONAL/4 - OPEN TO ALL OPERATIONS10/12/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/18 - PORT IS IN YANKEE - NO INCOMING VESSELS, VESSELS IN PORT MUST MAKE PLANS TO DEPART10/10/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/18 - PORT IS IN CONDITION X-RAY - TROPICAL STORM WINDS EXPECTED WITHIN 48 HOURS10/10/2018 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/18 - PORT IS IN CONDITION X-RAY - TROPICAL STORM WINDS EXPECTED WITHIN 48 HOURS10/10/2018 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/08/1810/08/2018 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/08/1810/08/2018 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/08/1810/08/2018 Normal
NHC UPDATE - 02/OCT - BOTH OCEANS10/02/2018 Normal
NHC Update - TS LESLIE10/01/2018 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/08/18
Date:Monday, October 08, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:


PORT LIMITS/INFORMATION
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Maximum Depths - (Fresh)
Harbor Entrance - 41.0 ft
Main Channel - 41.0 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 34 ft Max LOA 600 ft
KINDER MORGAN RIVERROAD MAX DRAFT 38 FEET
AXION/CHEMSERVE WILMINGTON/ Koch / Amoco / Mobil Oil Terminal Max Draft 37 ft Max LOA 700 ft
Apex Terminal Max Draft 35’ 4” Ft Max ANYTIME LOA 800’
KINDER MORGAN WOODBINE/ Paktank Terminal Max Draft 38 ft Max LOA 750 ft     
Chemserve  - 37 ft Max -  LOA 700’ - DISCHARGE RATE FOR UAN SOLUTION –500 LIQUID S/T PER HR 1 EIGHT INCH HOSE
Buckeye Terminal Max Draft - 02/2018 draft 33.50 reduce by 9” each month
Colonial Terminal Max Draft 33 ft Max LOA 700 ft
Kinder Morgan Terminal Max Draft 31 ft Max LOA 600 x 106
South Wilmington Terminal (Exxon) – Max draft 38’00; Max LOA 800’
Carolina Marine Terminal – Max draft 38’00 (1/2018); Max LOA 800’ – possible deeper draft on a vessel by vessel basis
PORT DOCK 1 - MAX DRAFT ON ARRIVAL 41 FEET FRESH WATER ON HIGH TIDE  
MAX DRAFT ON DEPARTURE 40 FEET FRESH WATER ON HIGH TIDE WILMINGTON NORTH CAROLINA 
MAX PANAMA SIZE VESSEL – 1150’ x 150’
 
SCHEDULE TO ESTABLISH BOARD TIME ON DEEP ARRIVALS
                                                                       
June 1, 2017


-             Nothing in this schedule shall be interpreted as limiting the pilot, vessel master, or facility operator from taking additional actions necessary to increase the level of care that ensures a vessel’s safe transit and mooring.
-             Time limits subject to change due to weather conditions, underpowered vessels, vessels with limited handling abilities or emergencies.
-             Vessels 38 feet and less move on any tide time at pilot’s discretion


SHIPS FRESH WATER DRAFT            AS EARLY AS                         LATE AS                                                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                  SOUTHPORT                           SOUTHPORT
                                                               LOW TIDE PLUS                   HIGH TIDE PLUS


38’01” thru 38’11”……….…………….. 1:10………………………………0:30
39’00” thru 39’11”………………………2:00……………………………….0:20
40’00” thru 40’05”………………………2:40……………………………… 0:10
40’06” thru 40’11” …………………….. 3:10 ……………………………… 0:00
41’00” thru 41’05” …………………….. 3:40  …    0:10 BEFORE HIGH TIDE
41’06” thru 42’00” 1:20 BEFORE HIGH TIDE TO 0:20 BEFORE HIGH TIDE


SCHEDULE TO ESTABLISH BOARD TIME ON DEEP SAILINGS FROM WILMINGTON 


June 1, 2017


-             Nothing in this schedule shall be interpreted as limiting the pilot, vessel master, or facility operator from taking additional actions necessary to increase the level of care that ensures a vessel’s safe transit and mooring.
-             Time limits subject to change due to weather conditions, low powered vessels or emergencies.
-             Vessels 38’00” and less move on any tide time at pilot’s discretion
                                                  (PORT SIDE TO)


                                                            
                                                              AS EARLY AS                               AS LATE AS
                                                              WILMINGTON                           WILMINGTON   
SHIP’S FRESH WATER DRAFT        HIGH TIDE MINUS/BEFORE       HIGH TIDE                                               
                                                                            
38’01” thru 38’05” ……………………………..    5:00 ……………………………………….     HIGH TIDE
38’06” thru 38’11” ……………………………..    4:30 ……………………………………….     1:00 (before)         
39’00” thru 39’05”  …………………………….    4:00  ………………………………………     1:30 (before)
39’06” thru 39’11”  …………………………….    3:30  ………………………………………     2:00 (before) 
40’00” thru 40’06”  …………………………….    3:00  ………………………………………     2:30 (before)                                   




                                                          (STARBOARD SIDE TO)


                                                               AS EARLY AS                              AS LATE AS
                                                              WILMINGTON                           WILMINGTON   
SHIP’S FRESH WATER DRAFT        HIGH TIDE MINUS/BEFORE       HIGH TIDE                                                
                                                                            
38’01” thru 38’05” ……………………………..    5:30 ……………………………………….     0:30 (before)
38’06” thru 38’11” ……………………………..    5:00 ……………………………………….     1:30 (before)        
39’00” thru 39’05”  …………………………….    4:30  ………………………………………     2:00 (before)
39’06” thru 39’11”  …………………………….    4:00  ………………………………………     2:30 (before)
40’00” thru 40’06” ……………………………..    3:30  ………………………………………     3:00 (before)


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VESSEL TRAFFIC (TANKERS):    IN – CPC PETROCHEM SUPPLIER


DUE:   NONE


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




Current Articles: NONE


CURRENT EVENTS: -   NONE


FUTURE EVENTS – NONE




SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1
HURRICANE ALERT LEVEL:  SEASONAL/4 – NO TROPICAL STORM WINDS EXPECTED WITHIN 72 HOURS
200 PM EDT Mon Oct 08 2018
 
...CENTER OF MICHAEL PASSING NEAR THE WESTERN TIP OF CUBA...
...HEAVY RAINFALL AND STRONG WINDS SPREADING ACROSS WESTERN CUBA...
...RISK OF LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE...HEAVY RAINFALL...AND
DANGEROUS WINDS INCREASING FOR THE NORTHEASTERN GULF COAST...
 
 
SUMMARY OF 200 PM EDT...1800 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...21.7N 85.1W
ABOUT 20 MI...30 KM SW OF THE WESTERN TIP OF CUBA
ABOUT 145 MI...230 KM NE OF COZUMEL MEXICO
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 360 DEGREES AT 7 MPH...11 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...978 MB...28.88 INCHES
 
 
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
 
None
 
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
 
A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...
* The Cuban province of Pinar del Rio
 
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
* The Cuban province of the Isle of Youth
* The coast of Mexico from Tulum to Cabo Catoche, including Cozumel
 
A Storm Surge Watch is in effect for...
* Navarre Florida to Anna Maria Island Florida, including Tampa Bay
 
A Hurricane Watch is in effect for...
* Alabama-Florida border to Suwannee River Florida
 
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for...
* Suwannee River to Anna Maria Island Florida, including Tampa Bay
* Alabama-Florida border to the Mississippi-Alabama border
 
 


Tides for Wilmington NC   
 
Day        High      Tide  Height   Sunrise    Moon  Time      % Moon
                     /Low      Time    Feet    Sunset                    Visible


OCTOBER 2018


M    8      Low   3:57 AM    -0.2   7:12 AM    Rise  6:26 AM      2
     8     High   9:37 AM     5.2   6:47 PM     Set  6:54 PM
     8      Low   4:19 PM    -0.2
     8     High   9:57 PM     5.2
 
Tu   9      Low   4:45 AM    -0.3   7:13 AM    Rise  7:32 AM      0
     9     High  10:27 AM     5.3   6:45 PM     Set  7:29 PM
     9      Low   5:10 PM    -0.2
     9     High  10:44 PM     5.1
 
W   10      Low   5:31 AM    -0.2   7:13 AM    Rise  8:36 AM      0
    10     High  11:15 AM     5.3   6:44 PM     Set  8:06 PM
    10      Low   5:59 PM    -0.1
    10     High  11:30 PM     4.9
 
Th  11      Low   6:15 AM    -0.1   7:14 AM    Rise  9:39 AM      3
    11     High  12:03 PM     5.2   6:43 PM     Set  8:44 PM
    11      Low   6:47 PM     0.1
 
F   12     High  12:17 AM     4.7   7:15 AM    Rise 10:40 AM      8
    12      Low   6:58 AM     0.1   6:42 PM     Set  9:24 PM
    12     High  12:51 PM     5.0
    12      Low   7:33 PM     0.3
 
Sa  13     High   1:05 AM     4.4   7:16 AM    Rise 11:39 AM      14
    13      Low   7:40 AM     0.3   6:40 PM     Set 10:07 PM
    13     High   1:40 PM     4.8
    13      Low   8:20 PM     0.5
 
Su  14     High   1:56 AM     4.2   7:16 AM    Rise 12:34 PM      22
    14      Low   8:22 AM     0.4   6:39 PM     Set 10:53 PM
    14     High   2:30 PM     4.7
    14      Low   9:08 PM     0.6


M   15     High   2:48 AM     4.1   7:17 AM    Rise  1:25 PM      31
    15      Low   9:07 AM     0.6   6:38 PM     Set 11:42 PM
    15     High   3:21 PM     4.5
    15      Low   9:59 PM     0.7
 
Tu  16     High   3:40 AM     4.0   7:18 AM    Rise  2:12 PM      41
    16      Low   9:56 AM     0.7   6:36 PM
    16     High   4:13 PM     4.4
    16      Low  10:51 PM     0.7
 
W   17     High   4:33 AM     3.9   7:19 AM     Set 12:34 AM      50
    17      Low  10:52 AM     0.7   6:35 PM    Rise  2:55 PM
    17     High   5:05 PM     4.4
    17      Low  11:43 PM     0.7
 
Th  18     High   5:26 AM     4.0   7:20 AM     Set  1:27 AM      59
    18      Low  11:48 AM     0.7   6:34 PM    Rise  3:34 PM
    18     High   5:56 PM     4.4
 
F   19      Low  12:34 AM     0.6   7:21 AM     Set  2:21 AM      68
    19     High   6:19 AM     4.1   6:33 PM    Rise  4:09 PM
    19      Low  12:43 PM     0.6
    19     High   6:47 PM     4.4
 
Sa  20      Low   1:22 AM     0.5   7:21 AM     Set  3:17 AM      77
    20     High   7:10 AM     4.2   6:32 PM    Rise  4:43 PM
    20      Low   1:36 PM     0.5
    20     High   7:35 PM     4.5
 
Su  21      Low   2:08 AM     0.4   7:22 AM     Set  4:13 AM      84
    21     High   7:58 AM     4.4   6:30 PM    Rise  5:15 PM
    21      Low   2:27 PM     0.4
    21     High   8:21 PM     4.6
 
M   22      Low   2:52 AM     0.3   7:23 AM     Set  5:10 AM      91
    22     High   8:42 AM     4.5   6:29 PM    Rise  5:47 PM
    22      Low   3:16 PM     0.3
    22     High   9:02 PM     4.6
 
Tu  23      Low   3:34 AM     0.2   7:24 AM     Set  6:08 AM      96
    23     High   9:22 AM     4.7   6:28 PM    Rise  6:19 PM
    23      Low   4:03 PM     0.3
    23     High   9:40 PM     4.6
 
W   24      Low   4:16 AM     0.1   7:25 AM     Set  7:08 AM      99
    24     High   9:56 AM     4.8   6:27 PM    Rise  6:53 PM
    24      Low   4:50 PM     0.2
    24     High  10:15 PM     4.6
 
Th  25      Low   4:57 AM     0.1   7:26 AM     Set  8:10 AM      99
    25     High  10:26 AM     4.9   6:26 PM    Rise  7:29 PM
    25      Low   5:37 PM     0.3
    25     High  10:47 PM     4.6
 
F   26      Low   5:38 AM     0.1   7:27 AM     Set  9:13 AM      98
    26     High  10:56 AM     5.0   6:25 PM    Rise  8:10 PM
    26      Low   6:24 PM     0.3
    26     High  11:22 PM     4.5
 
Sa  27      Low   6:20 AM     0.1   7:27 AM     Set 10:17 AM      94
    27     High  11:33 AM     5.0   6:24 PM    Rise  8:56 PM
    27      Low   7:12 PM     0.4
 
Su  28     High  12:05 AM     4.4   7:28 AM     Set 11:21 AM      88
    28      Low   7:05 AM     0.1   6:23 PM    Rise  9:48 PM
    28     High  12:20 PM     5.0
    28      Low   8:03 PM     0.4
 
M   29     High   1:00 AM     4.3   7:29 AM     Set 12:22 PM      80
    29      Low   7:56 AM     0.2   6:22 PM    Rise 10:46 PM
    29     High   1:22 PM     4.9
    29      Low   8:59 PM     0.5
 
Tu  30     High   2:11 AM     4.2   7:30 AM     Set  1:19 PM      71
    30      Low   8:54 AM     0.3   6:21 PM    Rise 11:49 PM
    30     High   2:40 PM     4.8
    30      Low   9:59 PM     0.5
 
W   31     High   3:25 AM     4.2   7:31 AM     Set  2:11 PM      60
    31      Low  10:00 AM     0.3   6:20 PM
    31     High   3:55 PM     4.7
    31      Low  11:01 PM     0.4
 
NOVEMBER 2018
 
Th   1     High   4:32 AM     4.2   7:32 AM    Rise 12:54 AM      48
     1      Low  11:09 AM     0.3   6:19 PM     Set  2:57 PM
     1     High   5:01 PM     4.7
 
F    2      Low  12:01 AM     0.2   7:33 AM    Rise  2:00 AM      37
     2     High   5:36 AM     4.4   6:18 PM     Set  3:38 PM
     2      Low  12:15 PM     0.2
     2     High   6:03 PM     4.8
 
Sa   3      Low  12:57 AM     0.0   7:34 AM    Rise  3:06 AM      26
     3     High   6:37 AM     4.6   6:17 PM     Set  4:16 PM
     3      Low   1:16 PM     0.0
     3     High   7:01 PM     4.8
 
Su   4      Low   1:51 AM    -0.2   6:35 AM    Rise  3:11 AM      17
     4     High   6:35 AM     4.9   5:16 PM     Set  3:51 PM
     4      Low   1:13 PM    -0.1
     4     High   6:56 PM     4.9
 
M    5      Low   1:42 AM    -0.3   6:36 AM    Rise  4:16 AM      9
     5     High   7:29 AM     5.1   5:15 PM     Set  4:26 PM
     5      Low   2:08 PM    -0.2
     5     High   7:46 PM     4.9
 
Tu   6      Low   2:31 AM    -0.4   6:36 AM    Rise  5:19 AM      4
     6     High   8:19 AM     5.2   5:14 PM     Set  5:01 PM
     6      Low   3:00 PM    -0.2
     6     High   8:33 PM     4.8
 
W    7      Low   3:18 AM    -0.3   6:37 AM    Rise  6:23 AM      0
     7     High   9:06 AM     5.3   5:14 PM     Set  5:38 PM
     7      Low   3:50 PM    -0.2
     7     High   9:19 PM     4.7
 
Th   8      Low   4:03 AM    -0.2   6:38 AM    Rise  7:25 AM      0
     8     High   9:51 AM     5.2   5:13 PM     Set  6:17 PM
     8      Low   4:37 PM    -0.1
     8     High  10:03 PM     4.6
 
F    9      Low   4:46 AM    -0.1   6:39 AM    Rise  8:25 AM      1
     9     High  10:35 AM     5.1   5:12 PM     Set  6:59 PM
     9      Low   5:23 PM     0.1
     9     High  10:48 PM     4.4
 
Sa  10      Low   5:27 AM     0.1   6:40 AM    Rise  9:22 AM      4
    10     High  11:19 AM     4.9   5:11 PM     Set  7:44 PM
    10      Low   6:06 PM     0.2
    10     High  11:34 PM     4.2
 
Su  11      Low   6:06 AM     0.2   6:41 AM    Rise 10:16 AM      10
    11     High  12:05 PM     4.7   5:10 PM     Set  8:32 PM
    11      Low   6:50 PM     0.4
 


MARINE FORECAST:  4NM E Buoy Off Carolina Beach MR
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Marine Zone Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING


Synopsis: AMZ200-090315- 323 PM EDT Mon Oct 8 2018 .Synopsis for coastal waters from Surf City North Carolina to South Santee River South Carolina out to 20 nautical miles... High pressure continues over the coastal waters through the first half of the week. Slowly decaying swells from distant tropical cyclone Leslie will continue through midweek. Marine interests should follow the official forecast for Hurricane Michael, which is expected to move across the Carolinas as a tropical storm later in the week. $$
Tonight
E winds 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. A slight chance of showers.
Tue
E winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. A chance of showers. Isolated tstms in the afternoon.
Tue Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft, building to 7 ft after midnight. A chance of showers with isolated tstms in the evening, then scattered tstms with a chance of showers after midnight.
Wed
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
Wed Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 7 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
Thu
Tropical storm conditions possible.
Thu Night
Hurricane conditions possible.
Fri
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft, subsiding to 4 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.
Fri Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the evening.
Sat
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
Sat Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.






Notice posted on Monday, October 08, 2018

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.