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SubjectDatePriority
DAILY PORT UPDATE - CHARLESTON, SC - 01/30/1901/30/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/30/19 - UPDATED DRAFT FOR BUCKEYE01/30/2019 Normal
DAILY PORT UPDATE - SAVANNAH, GA - 01/30/1901/30/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/29/1901/29/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/29/1901/29/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/29/19 = UPDATED DRAFTS HIGH LIGHTED01/29/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/25/1901/25/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/25/19 ==NEWS==Study Shows North Carolina Ports Contributes $15.4B and more than 87,000 Jobs Annually to State’s Economy01/25/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/25/1901/25/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/24/1901/24/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/24/1901/24/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/24/1901/24/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/22/1901/22/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/22/1901/22/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/22/1901/22/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/21/1901/21/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/21/1901/21/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/21/1901/21/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/18/1901/18/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/18/1901/18/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/18/1901/18/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/17/1901/17/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/17/1901/17/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/17/1901/17/2019 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/02/1901/02/2019 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/02/1901/02/2019 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/02/1901/02/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 01/17/19
Date:Thursday, January 17, 2019
Priority:Normal
Attachments:
rptSavDockSchl.pdf    
Notice:
 
PORT OF SAVANNAH, GA
 
PORT LIMITS/INFORMATION
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Maximum Depths - (Fresh)
Harbor Entrance - 42 ft
Main Channel - 42 ft
Max allowable vessel draft - 42 ft
 
BERTH LIMITS/INFORMATION:
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Current maximum drafts allowed at berths:
 
Colonial # 1 Max Draft 38 ft Max LOA 750 ft Max air draft 185 ft
Colonial # 3 Max Draft 36 ft Max LOA 600 ft
Colonial OT-20 Max Draft 39 ft Max LOA 820 ft
Vopak Max Draft 36 ft Max LOA 600 ft Max Beam 106 ft Max BCM 400 ft UKC 1’00
Marine Port Terminal Brunswick Max Draft 36’00 – Max LOA 750’ Max BM 110’
IMTT – Epic Midstream North-  Max Draft 37.5 ft Max LOA 800 ft Max Beam 125 ft Max DWT 53,000 (04/30/18)
IMTT -Epic Midstream South  - Max Draft 36 ft Max LOA 900ft  Max Beam 110 ft. Max DWT 56,000 (04/30/18)
GKT (Georgia Kaolin Terminal) – Max draft 36’00
East Coast terminal - Max Draft 36 ft
East Coast terminal berth 3 – Max draft 34 ft
Imperial Sugar - Max Draft 30 ft
Metro Ports - Max Draft 36 ft Max LOA  700 ft Max Beam 150 ft
Phillips 66 Savannah Lubricants – Max draft 30’00 ft – UKC 0.6 ft
GPA Ocean Terminal Max Draft 42 ft
GPA Garden City Terminal Max Draft 42 ft
 
Per pilots - restrictions for Tanker movements:
Drafts less than 36’ may transit at anytime
Drafts 36’or greater are tide restricted -  window:  Start in 1 Hour after low water until 1.5 hours before high
 
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VESSEL TRAFFIC: (TANKERS);   SCHEDULES ATTACHED:  COLONIAL
 
IN:   STRYMON; CHEMICAL MASTER
 
DUE: -01/18 – HALCON TRADER
01/20 – FPT CHEMICAL TRANSPORTER
01/30 – INNOVATION
 
02/03 – GLV PETROCHEM PRODUCER
02/18 – CPC PETROCHEM SUPPLIER
TBA: PIGEON POINT; ICE POINT
 
 
FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL FILING REQUIREMENTS:
Compliance with Mandatory Ship Reporting (MSR) Requirements: MSR is required for vessels of at least 300 gross tons (including tugs with a combined tug & barge gross tonnage above 300 gross tons), who enter the WHALESSOUTH area between November 15th and April 15th. The WHALESSOUTH area extends from the shoreline east to longitude 80°51.6’W with the southern & northern boundaries at latitude 30°00’N and 31°27’N., respectively. This area includes the ports of Brunswick, Fernandina and Jacksonville. Reporting is required as the vessel enters the WHALESSOUTH zone.
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.
 
CURRENT NEWS:  NONE


CURRENT EVENTS: 01/18/19 – 0630 - Propeller Club Annual Oyster Roast


FUTURE EVENTS:   02/06 - Savannah Maritime After Hours - 5:15pm – 7:30pm
02/20 - SMA Meeting - Wed, February 20, 11am – 12pm - C&BP Facility, 139 Southern Blvd, Savannah
02/21 – 1800 – Propeller Club
 
 
SEAPORT SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1
HURRICANE ALERT STATUS:  5/OUT OF SEASON
 
SAVANNAH - LOCAL TIDES:  
 
Day        High      Tide  Height   Sunrise    Moon  Time      % Moon            /Low      Time    Feet    Sunset                    Visible
 
Tides:SAVANNAH RIVER ENT., FORT PULASKI
 
JANUARY 2019
 
Th  17     High   4:11 AM     7.1   7:24 AM     Set  3:34 AM      75
    17      Low  10:51 AM     0.4   5:44 PM    Rise  2:28 PM
    17     High   4:39 PM     6.1
    17      Low  11:05 PM    -0.4
 
F   18     High   5:10 AM     7.5   7:24 AM     Set  4:39 AM      84
    18      Low  11:49 AM    -0.1   5:44 PM    Rise  3:19 PM
    18     High   5:38 PM     6.4
 
Sa  19      Low  12:01 AM    -0.9   7:23 AM     Set  5:44 AM      91
    19     High   6:08 AM     7.9   5:45 PM    Rise  4:18 PM
    19      Low  12:45 PM    -0.5
    19     High   6:34 PM     6.7
 
Su  20      Low  12:56 AM    -1.3   7:23 AM     Set  6:47 AM      97
    20     High   7:02 AM     8.3   5:46 PM    Rise  5:24 PM
    20      Low   1:38 PM    -0.9
    20     High   7:28 PM     7.0
 
M   21      Low   1:50 AM    -1.6   7:23 AM     Set  7:45 AM      99
    21     High   7:55 AM     8.5   5:47 PM    Rise  6:34 PM
    21      Low   2:30 PM    -1.2
    21     High   8:20 PM     7.3
 
Tu  22      Low   2:43 AM    -1.8   7:22 AM     Set  8:37 AM      99
    22     High   8:46 AM     8.6   5:48 PM    Rise  7:44 PM
    22      Low   3:20 PM    -1.3
    22     High   9:13 PM     7.3
 
W   23      Low   3:35 AM    -1.7   7:22 AM     Set  9:22 AM      96
    23     High   9:38 AM     8.4   5:49 PM    Rise  8:54 PM
    23      Low   4:08 PM    -1.3
    23     High  10:07 PM     7.3
 
Th  24      Low   4:26 AM    -1.5   7:22 AM     Set 10:04 AM      90
    24     High  10:31 AM     8.1   5:50 PM    Rise 10:01 PM
    24      Low   4:57 PM    -1.2
    24     High  11:04 PM     7.2
 
F   25      Low   5:19 AM    -1.1   7:21 AM     Set 10:42 AM      82
    25     High  11:25 AM     7.6   5:51 PM    Rise 11:06 PM
    25      Low   5:46 PM    -0.9
 
Sa  26     High  12:02 AM     7.1   7:21 AM     Set 11:18 AM      72
    26      Low   6:14 AM    -0.6   5:52 PM
    26     High  12:20 PM     7.2
    26      Low   6:39 PM    -0.5
 
Su  27     High   1:00 AM     7.0   7:20 AM    Rise 12:08 AM      61
    27      Low   7:14 AM    -0.1   5:53 PM     Set 11:54 AM
    27     High   1:15 PM     6.7
    27      Low   7:35 PM    -0.2
 
M   28     High   1:57 AM     6.8   7:20 AM    Rise  1:09 AM      51
    28      Low   8:18 AM     0.3   5:54 PM     Set 12:30 PM
    28     High   2:10 PM     6.4
    28      Low   8:35 PM     0.1
 
Tu  29     High   2:54 AM     6.8   7:19 AM    Rise  2:08 AM      40
    29      Low   9:23 AM     0.4   5:55 PM     Set  1:09 PM
    29     High   3:05 PM     6.1
    29      Low   9:34 PM     0.2
 
W   30     High   3:52 AM     6.7   7:18 AM    Rise  3:06 AM      30
    30      Low  10:23 AM     0.5   5:55 PM     Set  1:50 PM
    30     High   4:01 PM     6.0
    30      Low  10:31 PM     0.2
 
Th  31     High   4:48 AM     6.8   7:18 AM    Rise  4:02 AM      22
    31      Low  11:17 AM     0.4   5:56 PM     Set  2:34 PM
    31     High   4:55 PM     6.0
    31      Low  11:22 PM     0.1
 
FEBRUARY 2019
 
F    1     High   5:41 AM     6.8   7:17 AM    Rise  4:55 AM      14
     1      Low  12:06 PM     0.2   5:57 PM     Set  3:21 PM
     1     High   5:47 PM     6.1
 
Sa   2      Low  12:10 AM     0.0   7:17 AM    Rise  5:45 AM      8
     2     High   6:28 AM     7.0   5:58 PM     Set  4:11 PM
     2      Low  12:51 PM     0.1
     2     High   6:34 PM     6.2
 
Su   3      Low  12:55 AM    -0.1   7:16 AM    Rise  6:31 AM      3
     3     High   7:12 AM     7.1   5:59 PM     Set  5:04 PM
     3      Low   1:33 PM     0.0
     3     High   7:18 PM     6.3
 
M    4      Low   1:36 AM    -0.1   7:15 AM    Rise  7:12 AM      1
     4     High   7:51 AM     7.1   6:00 PM     Set  5:57 PM
     4      Low   2:12 PM    -0.1
     4     High   7:58 PM     6.4
 
Tu   5      Low   2:15 AM    -0.1   7:14 AM    Rise  7:50 AM      0
     5     High   8:29 AM     7.1   6:01 PM     Set  6:51 PM
     5      Low   2:49 PM    -0.1
     5     High   8:35 PM     6.5
 
W    6      Low   2:52 AM    -0.1   7:14 AM    Rise  8:25 AM      0
     6     High   9:04 AM     7.0   6:02 PM     Set  7:45 PM
     6      Low   3:24 PM    -0.1
     6     High   9:12 PM     6.4
 
Th   7      Low   3:28 AM     0.0   7:13 AM    Rise  8:57 AM      3
     7     High   9:38 AM     6.8   6:03 PM     Set  8:38 PM
     7      Low   3:58 PM    -0.1
     7     High   9:47 PM     6.4
 
F    8      Low   4:04 AM     0.1   7:12 AM    Rise  9:28 AM      7
     8     High  10:11 AM     6.6   6:04 PM     Set  9:32 PM
     8      Low   4:32 PM     0.0
     8     High  10:24 PM     6.3
 
Sa   9      Low   4:41 AM     0.3   7:11 AM    Rise  9:59 AM      13
     9     High  10:47 AM     6.3   6:04 PM     Set 10:26 PM
     9      Low   5:08 PM     0.1
     9     High  11:04 PM     6.3
 
Su  10      Low   5:21 AM     0.5   7:10 AM    Rise 10:30 AM      20
    10     High  11:26 AM     6.1   6:05 PM     Set 11:22 PM
    10      Low   5:48 PM     0.2
    10     High  11:49 PM     6.4
 
M   11      Low   6:06 AM     0.7   7:10 AM    Rise 11:02 AM      28
    11     High  12:12 PM     6.0   6:06 PM
    11      Low   6:34 PM     0.3
 
Tu  12     High  12:40 AM     6.5   7:09 AM     Set 12:19 AM      38
    12      Low   7:01 AM     0.8   6:07 PM    Rise 11:38 AM
    12     High   1:05 PM     5.8
    12      Low   7:28 PM     0.4
 
W   13     High   1:36 AM     6.6   7:08 AM     Set  1:19 AM      48
    13      Low   8:06 AM     0.9   6:08 PM    Rise 12:19 PM
    13     High   2:04 PM     5.8
    13      Low   8:30 PM     0.3
 
Th  14     High   2:36 AM     6.8   7:07 AM     Set  2:21 AM      59
    14      Low   9:17 AM     0.7   6:09 PM    Rise  1:05 PM
    14     High   3:07 PM     5.9
    14      Low   9:36 PM     0.0
 
F   15     High   3:40 AM     7.1   7:06 AM     Set  3:25 AM      69
    15      Low  10:24 AM     0.4   6:10 PM    Rise  1:59 PM
    15     High   4:12 PM     6.1
    15      Low  10:40 PM    -0.4
 
Sa  16     High   4:45 AM     7.4   7:05 AM     Set  4:27 AM      79
    16      Low  11:26 AM     0.0   6:10 PM    Rise  3:00 PM
    16     High   5:15 PM     6.5
    16      Low  11:41 PM    -0.8
 
Su  17     High   5:47 AM     7.9   7:04 AM     Set  5:26 AM      88
    17      Low  12:24 PM    -0.5   6:11 PM    Rise  4:07 PM
    17     High   6:16 PM     6.9
 
 
 
MARINE FORECAST:  1002 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019      .SYNOPSIS FOR MID ATLC WATERS...A stationary front over the  central waters will continue off the North Carolina coast today,  then return N as a warm front tonight. Slowly developing low  pressure will track NE across the central and northern waters  later tonight into Fri night while pulling a cold front E through  the region. The front will stall over the southern waters late  Fri night into Sat, then lift N across the area late Sat and Sat  night as another developing low approaches the region from the W.  The low will pass N of the waters Sun and Sun night while  pulling a strong cold front E through the region. High pressure  will slowly build over the area from the W Mon and Mon night.    $$
   ANZ835-180345-  Cape Fear to 31N to 1000 fm-  1002 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019    GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN    TODAY  Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas  2 to 4 ft.  TONIGHT  W winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas  2 to 4 ft.  FRI  W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to  5 ft.  FRI NIGHT  W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas  2 to 4 ft.  SAT  S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to  5 ft.  SAT NIGHT  S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.  SUN  S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 35 to 45 kt. Seas  9 to 16 ft.  SUN NIGHT  W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to 30 kt.  Seas 9 to 15 ft.  MON  N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.  MON NIGHT  N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
 
Notice posted on Thursday, January 17, 2019

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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.