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SubjectDatePriority
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/30/21 - BUCKEYE DEPTH UPDATED06/30/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/30/2106/30/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/30/2106/30/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/28/2106/28/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/24/2106/24/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/24/2106/24/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/23/2106/23/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/23/21 - NEWS - SC Ports offers capacity amid import boom06/23/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/23/2106/23/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/21/2106/21/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/21/2106/21/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/18/2106/18/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/18/2106/18/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/16/2106/16/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/16/2106/16/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/14/2106/14/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/14/21 - NEWS - Inland Georgia port receives federal funds, connects to Savannah port06/14/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/10/2106/10/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/09/2106/09/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2106/08/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/08/2106/08/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/07/2106/07/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/04/2106/04/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/04/2106/04/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/02/2106/02/2021 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 06/01/2106/01/2021 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:CHARLESTON SC DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Thursday, June 30, 2011
Priority:Normal
Notice: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:

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 40'00, tide needed for anything
deeper than 38'00
BP - Max draft 30'00" Low water / Salt
Wando Terminal - Max draft 43'00 MLW - tide neede for anything deeper than
43'01" 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
Veterans Terminal 35' MLW tidal restricted
Nucor - Max draft 25'00 (movements daylight & tidal restricted), Max LOA
550', Max Beam 52'

Per pilots - restrictions for Tanker movements:
Drafts of 38'00 or less may transit at anytime Drafts of 38'01 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

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VESSEL TRAFFIC:

KMI4 - TORM HELELRUP - IN - ETD 30/2200
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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 SCPA. All persons wanting unescorted access
to any vessel must have a valid TWIC.

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Current Articles:

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CURRENT ISSUES:
07/12/11 - COMMISSIONERS OF PILOTAGE MEETING

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES:
07/19/11 - SCSPA BOARD MEETING
08/03/11 - 0830 - MARSEC 3 TRAINING EXCERCISE
2018 - ETA FOR NEW CHARLESTON PORT TERMINAL TO BE COMPLETED

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SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1

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CURRENT HURRICANE STATUS - 4 - SEASONAL - TS ARLENE
TROPICAL STORM ARLENE ADVISORY NUMBER 7
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL012011
400 AM CDT THU JUN 30 2011

...ARLENE MAKING LANDFALL NEAR CABO ROJO MEXICO...


SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...21.5N 97.3W
ABOUT 35 MI...55 KM N OF TUXPAN MEXICO
ABOUT 60 MI...100 KM SE OF TAMPICO MEXICO MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...65
MPH...100 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 9 MPH...15 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...996 MB...29.41 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 COAST OF EASTERN MEXICO FROM BARRA DE NAUTLA NORTHWARD TO LA CRUZ

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* LA CRUZ NORTHWARD TO LA PESCA MEXICO
* PALMA SOLA SOUTHWARD TO VERACRUZ MEXICO

THE HURRICANE WARNING WILL LIKELY BE DISCONTINUED LATER THIS MORNING

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Tides for Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) starting with June 30, 2011.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

Th 30 Low 1:56 AM 0.4 6:15 AM Rise 5:28 AM 2
30 High 7:49 AM 4.7 8:32 PM Set 8:04 PM
30 Low 1:47 PM -0.2
30 High 8:12 PM 6.1

F 1 Low 2:40 AM 0.2 6:15 AM Rise 6:28 AM 0
1 High 8:35 AM 4.8 8:32 PM Set 8:52 PM
1 Low 2:34 PM -0.3
1 High 8:55 PM 6.2

Sa 2 Low 3:23 AM 0.0 6:16 AM Rise 7:32 AM 0
2 High 9:21 AM 4.9 8:32 PM Set 9:35 PM
2 Low 3:21 PM -0.3
2 High 9:39 PM 6.2

Su 3 Low 4:07 AM -0.1 6:16 AM Rise 8:38 AM 2
3 High 10:08 AM 5.0 8:32 PM Set 10:14 PM
3 Low 4:10 PM -0.3
3 High 10:23 PM 6.2

M 4 Low 4:52 AM -0.2 6:16 AM Rise 9:44 AM 7
4 High 10:56 AM 5.2 8:32 PM Set 10:51 PM
4 Low 5:01 PM -0.2
4 High 11:09 PM 6.1

Tu 5 Low 5:37 AM -0.3 6:17 AM Rise 10:50 AM 14
5 High 11:48 AM 5.3 8:31 PM Set 11:25 PM
5 Low 5:54 PM -0.1
5 High 11:57 PM 5.9

W 6 Low 6:26 AM -0.4 6:17 AM Rise 11:55 AM 23
6 High 12:43 PM 5.5 8:31 PM
6 Low 6:52 PM 0.1

Th 7 High 12:49 AM 5.6 6:18 AM Set 12:00 AM 34
7 Low 7:16 AM -0.4 8:31 PM Rise 1:01 PM
7 High 1:42 PM 5.6
7 Low 7:53 PM 0.2

F 8 High 1:45 AM 5.4 6:18 AM Set 12:36 AM 45
8 Low 8:11 AM -0.3 8:31 PM Rise 2:07 PM
8 High 2:43 PM 5.8
8 Low 8:57 PM 0.3

Sa 9 High 2:43 AM 5.2 6:19 AM Set 1:15 AM 57
9 Low 9:08 AM -0.3 8:31 PM Rise 3:14 PM
9 High 3:44 PM 5.9
9 Low 10:02 PM 0.3

Su 10 High 3:45 AM 5.0 6:19 AM Set 1:57 AM 68
10 Low 10:08 AM -0.3 8:30 PM Rise 4:20 PM
10 High 4:46 PM 6.1
10 Low 11:05 PM 0.3

M 11 High 4:47 AM 4.9 6:20 AM Set 2:46 AM 78
11 Low 11:08 AM -0.3 8:30 PM Rise 5:24 PM
11 High 5:46 PM 6.2

Tu 12 Low 12:04 AM 0.2 6:21 AM Set 3:39 AM 86
12 High 5:47 AM 4.9 8:30 PM Rise 6:24 PM
12 Low 12:06 PM -0.4
12 High 6:42 PM 6.3

W 13 Low 1:00 AM 0.0 6:21 AM Set 4:38 AM 93
13 High 6:46 AM 5.0 8:29 PM Rise 7:18 PM
13 Low 1:01 PM -0.4
13 High 7:36 PM 6.3

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
500 AM EDT THU JUN 30 2011
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.
ANZ088-301500-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N OUT TO 32N 73W TO 31N 74W
500 AM EDT THU JUN 30 2011

TODAY
SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PART W TO NW 10
KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PART BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS SE.

TONIGHT THROUGH SAT
VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS
BECOMING 3 FT SAT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS SE PORTION
THROUGH FRI.

SUN
WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 15 LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
Notice posted on Thursday, June 30, 2011

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.