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SubjectDatePriority
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/31/1210/31/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/31/1210/31/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/31/12 //RIGHT WHALE SPEED LIMIT BEGINS TOMORROW //Northeast port closings felt in Savannah10/31/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/30/1210/30/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/30/1210/30/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/30/1210/30/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/29/1210/29/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/29/1210/29/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/29/1210/29/2012 Normal
TEST - Moran Text Notification - TEST10/26/2012 High
TEST - Moran Text Notification - TEST10/26/2012 High
TEST - Moran Text Notification - TEST10/26/2012 High
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1210/26/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1210/26/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/26/1210/26/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1210/25/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1210/25/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/25/1210/25/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/24/1210/24/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/24/1210/24/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/24/1210/24/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1210/23/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1210/23/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/23/1210/23/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/22/1210/22/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/22/1210/22/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/22/1210/22/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/19/1210/19/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/19/1210/19/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/19/1210/19/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/18/1210/18/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/18/1210/18/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/18/1210/18/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/17/1210/17/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/17/1210/17/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/17/1210/17/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/16/1210/16/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/16/1210/16/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/16/1210/16/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/15/1210/15/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/15/1210/15/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/15/1210/15/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1210/12/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1210/12/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/12/1210/12/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/11/1210/11/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/11/1210/11/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/11/1210/11/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/1210/10/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/1210/10/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/10/1210/10/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/9/1210/09/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/9/1210/09/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/9/1210/09/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/5/1210/05/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/5/1210/05/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/5/1210/05/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/4/1210/04/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/4/1210/04/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/4/1210/04/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/3/1210/03/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/3/1210/03/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/3/1210/03/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/2/1210/02/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/2/1210/02/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/2/1210/02/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/1/1210/01/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/1/1210/01/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 10/1/1210/01/2012 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:CHARLESTON SC DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Monday, October 24, 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
Wando Terminal - Max draft 43'00 MLW - tide needed 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'
Pier J Max Draft 30 FT
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 - ISE PNINCESS - IN ETD 2000/24TH
HELLESPONT CHARGER - ETA 10/30/11

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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: None

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CURRENT ISSUES: None

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES:

11/03/11 – 0745 – Nav Ops monthly meeting
11/15/11 - 1800 - PROPELLER CLUB - STATE OF THE PORT DINNER

12/08/11 - TBA - PROPELLER CLUB - PORT HOLIDAY PARTY
2018 - ETA FOR NEW CHARLESTON PORT TERMINAL TO BE COMPLETED

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SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1
CURRENT HURRICANE STATUS - 4 TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

TROPICAL STORM RINA ADVISORY NUMBER 3
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL182011
500 AM EDT MON OCT 24 2011

...RINA CONTINUES MOVING SLOWLY NORTH-NORTHWESTWARD...EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN...

SUMMARY OF 500 AM EDT...0900 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...16.7N 82.3W
ABOUT 130 MI...210 KM NNE OF CABO GRACIAS A DIOS ON NIC/HON BORDER ABOUT
195 MI...310 KM SSW OF GRAND CAYMAN MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65
KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 330 DEGREES AT 6 MPH...9 KM/H MINIMUM
CENTRAL PRESSURE...1003 MB...29.62 INCHES

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Tides for Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) starting with July 21, 2011.
Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible

M 24 High 6:03 AM 6.5 7:31 AM Rise 4:54 AM 12
24 Low 12:23 PM 0.0 6:37 PM Set 4:56 PM
24 High 6:20 PM 6.3

Tu 25 Low 12:41 AM -0.2 7:32 AM Rise 6:04 AM 5
25 High 6:58 AM 6.9 6:36 PM Set 5:36 PM
25 Low 1:19 PM -0.3
25 High 7:14 PM 6.3

W 26 Low 1:32 AM -0.5 7:32 AM Rise 7:15 AM 1
26 High 7:52 AM 7.2 6:35 PM Set 6:20 PM
26 Low 2:14 PM -0.4
26 High 8:07 PM 6.3

Th 27 Low 2:22 AM -0.6 7:33 AM Rise 8:28 AM 0
27 High 8:46 AM 7.3 6:34 PM Set 7:09 PM
27 Low 3:07 PM -0.4
27 High 8:59 PM 6.2

F 28 Low 3:13 AM -0.6 7:34 AM Rise 9:38 AM 1
28 High 9:39 AM 7.3 6:33 PM Set 8:04 PM
28 Low 4:00 PM -0.3
28 High 9:52 PM 6.0

Sa 29 Low 4:04 AM -0.4 7:35 AM Rise 10:45 AM 6
29 High 10:34 AM 7.1 6:32 PM Set 9:04 PM
29 Low 4:53 PM -0.1
29 High 10:45 PM 5.8

Su 30 Low 4:57 AM -0.2 7:36 AM Rise 11:44 AM 12
30 High 11:30 AM 6.8 6:31 PM Set 10:07 PM
30 Low 5:47 PM 0.2
30 High 11:41 PM 5.6

M 31 Low 5:52 AM 0.2 7:37 AM Rise 12:35 PM 21
31 High 12:27 PM 6.4 6:30 PM Set 11:10 PM
31 Low 6:42 PM 0.5

Tu 1 High 12:39 AM 5.4 7:37 AM Rise 1:19 PM 31
1 Low 6:50 AM 0.5 6:29 PM
1 High 1:26 PM 6.1
1 Low 7:39 PM 0.7

W 2 High 1:40 AM 5.2 7:38 AM Set 12:12 AM 41
2 Low 7:51 AM 0.8 6:28 PM Rise 1:57 PM
2 High 2:24 PM 5.8
2 Low 8:36 PM 0.9

Th 3 High 2:40 AM 5.2 7:39 AM Set 1:11 AM 52
3 Low 8:54 AM 1.0 6:27 PM Rise 2:31 PM
3 High 3:20 PM 5.6
3 Low 9:31 PM 0.9

F 4 High 3:39 AM 5.2 7:40 AM Set 2:08 AM 62
4 Low 9:55 AM 1.1 6:27 PM Rise 3:01 PM
4 High 4:12 PM 5.5
4 Low 10:23 PM 0.8

Sa 5 High 4:33 AM 5.4 7:41 AM Set 3:03 AM 71
5 Low 10:52 AM 1.1 6:26 PM Rise 3:30 PM
5 High 5:01 PM 5.4
5 Low 11:10 PM 0.7

Su 6 High 4:23 AM 5.6 6:42 AM Set 2:57 AM 79
6 Low 10:44 AM 1.0 5:25 PM Rise 2:59 PM
6 High 4:47 PM 5.4
6 Low 10:54 PM 0.6

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OFFSHORE WEATHER FORECAST:

Synopsis...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN THE DOMINANT WEATHER FEATURE THROUGH
THURSDAY. A COLD FRONT IS THEN EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY
NIGHT AND LINGER NEAR OR JUST SOUTH OF THE REGION THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
Today...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight...N winds 10 kt...increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue Night...E winds 5 to 10 kt...diminishing to 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2
to 3 ft.

Wed...W winds 5 kt...becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft...
Subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon.

Wed Night...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Thu...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. A slight chance of showers.

Thu Night...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers.

Fri...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Notice posted on Monday, October 24, 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.