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SubjectDatePriority
MSA ON CALL AGENT FOR SAVANNAH, GA / MAY 31-JUN 01, 201405/30/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/30/1405/30/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/30/1405/30/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/30/1405/30/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/29/1405/29/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/29/14 - USCG MSIB05/29/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/29/1405/29/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/29/1405/29/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/28/1405/28/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/28/1405/28/2014 Normal
: SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/28/1405/28/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/27/1405/27/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/27/1405/27/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/27/1405/27/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/23/1405/23/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/23/1405/23/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/23/1405/23/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/22/1405/22/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/22/1405/22/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/21/1405/21/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/21/1405/21/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/21/1405/21/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/20/1405/20/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/20/1405/20/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/20/1405/20/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/19/1405/19/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/19/1405/19/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/19/1405/19/2014 Normal
MSA ON CALL AGENT FOR SAVANNAH, GA / MAY 17-18, 201405/16/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/16/1405/16/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/16/1405/16/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/16/14 05/16/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/16/14 (resending added harbor deepening news)05/16/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/15/14 05/15/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/15/1405/15/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/15/1405/15/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/14/1405/14/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/14/1405/14/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/14/14 05/14/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/13/14 05/13/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/13/1405/13/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/13/1405/13/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/12/1405/12/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/12/1405/12/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/012/14 05/12/2014 Normal
MSA ON CALL AGENT FOR SAVANNAH, GA / MAY 10-11, 201405/09/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/09/14 05/09/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/9/1405/09/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/9/1405/09/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/08/1405/08/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/08/14 - NEWS - Little-known Wilmington railroad getting state help for improvements05/08/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/08/14 - NEWS - Customs seizes 346 pounds of cocaine at Port of Savannah05/08/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/07/1405/07/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/07/1405/07/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/07/1405/07/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/06/1405/06/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/06/1405/06/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/06/1405/06/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/05/1405/05/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/5/1405/05/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/5/1405/05/2014 Normal
UPDATE - RIVER CLOSURE ON MAY 7 - SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/02/14 // NEWS - Georgia Ports touts 'Rapid Routes' rail advantage 05/02/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/02/14 // NEWS - Georgia Ports touts 'Rapid Routes' rail advantage 05/02/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/2/1405/02/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/2/1405/02/2014 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 05/01/1405/01/2014 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/1/1405/01/2014 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 5/1/1405/01/2014 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:CHARLESTON, SC DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Tuesday, May 04, 2010
Priority:Normal
Notice: URGENT INFORMATION: CHARLESTON PILOTS REPORT SHOALING IN DANIEL ISLAND
REACH. THE SHOALING WAS CAUSED BY A PIPE FROM A DREDGE RUPTURING.
TEMPORARY TIDE RESTRICTIONS FOR VESSELS OVER 38' IN DRAFT ARE IN PLACE
UNTIL SHOALING IS RESOLVED IN APPROXIMATELY 1 WEEK. TO AVOID AREA OF
SHOALING VESSELS ARE TO ARRIVE 2 HRS BEFORE OR 2 HRS AFTER LOW WATER.


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 - 30'00"
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:
---------------------------------------------

HESS - TWINKLE EXPRESS - IN - ETD 19/4TH

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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. All vessels must sumbit USCG's
H1N1 Flu checklist.

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

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CURRENT ISSUES:
5/20/2010 - 0800 - NAV/OPS MEETING

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES
05/11/10 1145 - CWIT LUNCHEON MEETING

2014 - ETA FOR NEW CHARLESTON PORT TERMINAL TO BE COMPLETED

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Tides for Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) starting with May 4, 2010.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Tu 4 High 12:50 AM 5.3 6:30 AM Rise 1:04 AM 71
4 Low 7:12 AM 0.7 8:04 PM Set 11:33 AM
4 High 1:07 PM 4.5
4 Low 7:10 PM 1.0

W 5 High 1:40 AM 5.1 6:29 AM Rise 1:39 AM 62
5 Low 8:01 AM 0.8 8:04 PM Set 12:30 PM
5 High 2:00 PM 4.5
5 Low 8:05 PM 1.2

Th 6 High 2:32 AM 4.9 6:28 AM Rise 2:11 AM 52
6 Low 8:50 AM 0.9 8:05 PM Set 1:25 PM
6 High 2:56 PM 4.6
6 Low 9:05 PM 1.3

F 7 High 3:24 AM 4.8 6:27 AM Rise 2:40 AM 43
7 Low 9:39 AM 0.8 8:06 PM Set 2:19 PM
7 High 3:50 PM 4.7
7 Low 10:05 PM 1.2

Sa 8 High 4:16 AM 4.7 6:26 AM Rise 3:07 AM 34
8 Low 10:27 AM 0.7 8:06 PM Set 3:14 PM
8 High 4:42 PM 5.0
8 Low 11:01 PM 1.1

Su 9 High 5:06 AM 4.7 6:25 AM Rise 3:34 AM 25
9 Low 11:13 AM 0.5 8:07 PM Set 4:09 PM
9 High 5:31 PM 5.3
9 Low 11:53 PM 0.9

M 10 High 5:54 AM 4.8 6:24 AM Rise 4:02 AM 17
10 Low 11:57 AM 0.3 8:08 PM Set 5:06 PM
10 High 6:17 PM 5.6

Tu 11 Low 12:41 AM 0.7 6:24 AM Rise 4:32 AM 10
11 High 6:40 AM 4.8 8:09 PM Set 6:05 PM
11 Low 12:40 PM 0.1
11 High 7:01 PM 5.9

W 12 Low 1:27 AM 0.4 6:23 AM Rise 5:05 AM 5
12 High 7:24 AM 4.8 8:09 PM Set 7:07 PM
12 Low 1:22 PM 0.0
12 High 7:43 PM 6.1

Th 13 Low 2:12 AM 0.2 6:22 AM Rise 5:43 AM 1
13 High 8:07 AM 4.9 8:10 PM Set 8:10 PM
13 Low 2:05 PM -0.2
13 High 8:25 PM 6.2

F 14 Low 2:56 AM 0.1 6:21 AM Rise 6:28 AM 0
14 High 8:50 AM 4.9 8:11 PM Set 9:14 PM
14 Low 2:49 PM -0.2
14 High 9:07 PM 6.3

Sa 15 Low 3:40 AM 0.0 6:21 AM Rise 7:21 AM 0
15 High 9:34 AM 4.9 8:12 PM Set 10:15 PM
15 Low 3:34 PM -0.3
15 High 9:52 PM 6.3

Su 16 Low 4:26 AM 0.0 6:20 AM Rise 8:21 AM 4
16 High 10:20 AM 4.9 8:12 PM Set 11:11 PM
16 Low 4:22 PM -0.2
16 High 10:39 PM 6.3

M 17 Low 5:14 AM 0.0 6:19 AM Rise 9:26 AM 9
17 High 11:10 AM 4.9 8:13 PM
17 Low 5:13 PM -0.2
17 High 11:29 PM 6.2




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NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1100 AM EDT TUE MAY 4 2010
W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE.
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
ANZ088-042100-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N OUT TO 32N 73W TO 31N 74W
1100 AM EDT TUE MAY 4 2010

THIS AFTERNOON
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SHIFTING
WINDS 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT BECOMING 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST N. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
SHIFTING WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT AND THU
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 TO 4
FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W OF 77W
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.



Notice posted on Tuesday, May 04, 2010

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.