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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 - 01/24/19
Date:Thursday, January 24, 2019
Priority:Normal
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:  NONE
 
IN:   ELKA GLORY
 
DUE: - 01/25 – BOCHEM CHENNAI
01/31 – INNOVATION
 
02/16 – CPC PETROCHEM SUPPLIER
 
 
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: NONE


FUTURE EVENTS:   02/06 - Savannah Maritime After Hours - 5:15pm – 7:30pm
02/14 - Propeller Club Membership Meeting - 11:30am – 1:00pm
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  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
 
M   18      Low  12:39 AM    -1.3   7:03 AM     Set  6:21 AM      94
    18     High   6:45 AM     8.2   6:12 PM    Rise  5:18 PM
    18      Low   1:18 PM    -1.0
    18     High   7:11 PM     7.3
 
Tu  19      Low   1:34 AM    -1.7   7:02 AM     Set  7:10 AM      98
    19     High   7:38 AM     8.5   6:13 PM    Rise  6:29 PM
    19      Low   2:09 PM    -1.3
    19     High   8:04 PM     7.7
 
W   20      Low   2:28 AM    -1.8   7:01 AM     Set  7:54 AM      99
    20     High   8:29 AM     8.5   6:14 PM    Rise  7:39 PM
    20      Low   2:58 PM    -1.5
    20     High   8:56 PM     7.8
 
Th  21      Low   3:19 AM    -1.8   7:00 AM     Set  8:35 AM      97
    21     High   9:19 AM     8.3   6:15 PM    Rise  8:47 PM
    21      Low   3:45 PM    -1.5
    21     High   9:47 PM     7.8
 
F   22      Low   4:09 AM    -1.5   6:59 AM     Set  9:13 AM      93
    22     High  10:09 AM     8.0   6:15 PM    Rise  9:53 PM
    22      Low   4:32 PM    -1.2
    22     High  10:40 PM     7.7
 
Sa  23      Low   5:00 AM    -1.1   6:58 AM     Set  9:50 AM      86
    23     High  11:00 AM     7.5   6:16 PM    Rise 10:57 PM
    23      Low   5:18 PM    -0.9
    23     High  11:35 PM     7.4
 
Su  24      Low   5:52 AM    -0.5   6:57 AM     Set 10:27 AM      77
    24     High  11:53 AM     7.0   6:17 PM    Rise 11:59 PM
    24      Low   6:07 PM    -0.4
 
M   25     High  12:30 AM     7.1   6:56 AM     Set 11:06 AM      67
    25      Low   6:47 AM     0.0   6:18 PM
    25     High  12:46 PM     6.5
    25      Low   6:59 PM     0.1
 
Tu  26     High   1:25 AM     6.8   6:54 AM    Rise 12:59 AM      57
    26      Low   7:48 AM     0.5   6:19 PM     Set 11:47 AM
    26     High   1:40 PM     6.2
    26      Low   7:57 PM     0.5
 
W   27     High   2:22 AM     6.6   6:53 AM    Rise  1:57 AM      46
    27      Low   8:51 AM     0.8   6:19 PM     Set 12:31 PM
    27     High   2:35 PM     5.9
    27      Low   9:00 PM     0.7
 
Th  28     High   3:19 AM     6.5   6:52 AM    Rise  2:51 AM      37
    28      Low   9:52 AM     0.8   6:20 PM     Set  1:18 PM
    28     High   3:31 PM     5.8
    28      Low  10:00 PM     0.7
 
MARCH 2019
 
F    1     High   4:16 AM     6.5   6:51 AM    Rise  3:42 AM      28
     1      Low  10:48 AM     0.7   6:21 PM     Set  2:07 PM
     1     High   4:27 PM     5.9
     1      Low  10:55 PM     0.6
 
Sa   2     High   5:11 AM     6.6   6:50 AM    Rise  4:29 AM      19
     2      Low  11:37 AM     0.6   6:22 PM     Set  2:59 PM
     2     High   5:20 PM     6.1
     2      Low  11:45 PM     0.4
 
Su   3     High   6:01 AM     6.7   6:49 AM    Rise  5:11 AM      12
     3      Low  12:21 PM     0.4   6:23 PM     Set  3:52 PM
     3     High   6:09 PM     6.3
 
 
MARINE FORECAST:  14NM S R7 Navy Tower MR
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Marine Zone Forecast
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
 
Synopsis: AMZ300-250715- 251 PM EST Thu Jan 24 2019 .Synopsis for the coastal waters of south coastal South Carolina and north coastal Georgia... High pressure will prevail through early next week. Another cold front will move through Tuesday, followed by more high pressure. $$
Tonight
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, subsiding to 5 to 7 ft after midnight.
Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sun
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sun Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Mon
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Mon Night
N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tue
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A slight chance of showers.
 
 
 
Notice posted on Thursday, January 24, 2019

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.