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SubjectDatePriority
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/30/1211/30/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/30/1211/30/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/30/1211/30/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/29/1211/29/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/29/12 11/29/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/29/1211/29/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/28/1211/28/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/28/12 11/28/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/28/1211/28/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/27/12 11/27/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/27/1211/27/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/27/1211/27/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/26/12 11/26/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/26/1211/26/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/26/1211/26/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/21/1211/21/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/21/1211/21/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/21/12 // NEWS - Ports Authority needs less talk, more action11/21/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/20/1211/20/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/20/1211/20/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/20/1211/20/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/19/1211/19/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/19/1211/19/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/19/1211/19/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/16/1211/16/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/16/1211/16/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/16/1211/16/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/15/1211/15/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/15/1211/15/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/15/1211/15/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/14/1211/14/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/13/1211/14/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/14/1211/14/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/13/1211/13/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/13/1211/13/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/13/1211/13/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/12/1211/12/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/12/1211/12/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/12/1211/12/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/09/1211/09/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/09/1211/09/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/09/1211/09/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/08/12 //NEWS-Miles Named Deputy Executive Director11/08/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/08/1211/08/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/08/1211/08/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/07/1211/07/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/07/1211/07/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/07/1211/07/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/06/1211/06/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/05/1211/06/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/06/12 //NEWS// Federal judge order mediation in Savannah deepening project11/06/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/05/1211/05/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/05/12 //NEWS//Harbor deepening moves to fast track11/05/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/03/1211/05/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/02/1211/02/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/02/12 - LATEST PORT NEWS LETTER ATTACHED11/02/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/02/1211/02/2012 Normal
WILMINGTON, NC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/1/201211/01/2012 Normal
SAVANNAH, GA - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/1/201211/01/2012 Normal
CHARLESTON, SC - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 11/1/1211/01/2012 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:CHARLESTON SC DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Tuesday, November 22, 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 - ICE BASE - ETA 11/26/11
MCT ALTAIR - ETA 11/26/11
STOLT AMI - ETA 11/29/11
ENERGY PIONEER - 12/1/11

BP - TUG INTEGRITY & 650-4 - IN ETD 1200/23RD

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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:

FUTURE/ONGOING ISSUES:

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 – NO STORMS EXPECTED

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
700 AM EST TUE NOV 22 2011

FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC...CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO...

SURFACE OBSERVATIONS NEAR THE LOW PRESSURE AREA LOCATED ABOUT
1000 MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF BERMUDA INDICATES THAT THIS SYSTEM
CONTINUES TO OBTAIN FRONTAL CHARACTERISTICS. THE LOW IS LIKELY TO
STRENGTHEN AS AN EXTRATROPICAL CYCLONE AND CONTINUE PRODUCING GALE
FORCE WINDS AS IT MOVES NORTHEASTWARD DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS. THIS SYSTEM HAS A LOW CHANCE...10 PERCENT...OF BECOMING A
SUBTROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS. ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION ON THIS LOW CAN BE FOUND IN HIGH SEAS FORECASTS ISSUED
BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE...UNDER AWIPS HEADER NFDHSFAT1 AND
WMO HEADER FZNT01 KWBC.

ELSEWHERE...TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE
NEXT 48 HOURS.

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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

Tu 22 High 4:44 AM 6.4 6:56 AM Rise 3:51 AM 16
22 Low 11:06 AM -0.1 5:15 PM Set 3:09 PM
22 High 4:56 PM 5.8
22 Low 11:15 PM -0.5

W 23 High 5:41 AM 6.8 6:57 AM Rise 5:02 AM 8
23 Low 12:03 PM -0.3 5:15 PM Set 3:54 PM
23 High 5:52 PM 5.8

Th 24 Low 12:09 AM -0.7 6:58 AM Rise 6:13 AM 2
24 High 6:37 AM 7.0 5:15 PM Set 4:46 PM
24 Low 12:58 PM -0.5
24 High 6:47 PM 5.8

F 25 Low 1:02 AM -0.8 6:59 AM Rise 7:22 AM 0
25 High 7:31 AM 7.1 5:15 PM Set 5:44 PM
25 Low 1:51 PM -0.5
25 High 7:41 PM 5.8

Sa 26 Low 1:54 AM -0.7 7:00 AM Rise 8:26 AM 0
26 High 8:24 AM 7.0 5:14 PM Set 6:46 PM
26 Low 2:42 PM -0.4
26 High 8:34 PM 5.7

Su 27 Low 2:46 AM -0.6 7:01 AM Rise 9:22 AM 3
27 High 9:16 AM 6.8 5:14 PM Set 7:51 PM
27 Low 3:33 PM -0.3
27 High 9:27 PM 5.5

M 28 Low 3:37 AM -0.3 7:01 AM Rise 10:11 AM 9
28 High 10:08 AM 6.5 5:14 PM Set 8:56 PM
28 Low 4:24 PM 0.0
28 High 10:20 PM 5.3

Tu 29 Low 4:29 AM 0.0 7:02 AM Rise 10:53 AM 16
29 High 11:00 AM 6.1 5:14 PM Set 9:59 PM
29 Low 5:14 PM 0.2
29 High 11:14 PM 5.2

W 30 Low 5:23 AM 0.4 7:03 AM Rise 11:29 AM 25
30 High 11:52 AM 5.7 5:14 PM Set 10:58 PM
30 Low 6:05 PM 0.4

Th 1 High 12:09 AM 5.0 7:04 AM Rise 12:02 PM 35
1 Low 6:20 AM 0.7 5:13 PM Set 11:55 PM
1 High 12:43 PM 5.4
1 Low 6:57 PM 0.6

F 2 High 1:05 AM 5.0 7:05 AM Rise 12:32 PM 44
2 Low 7:19 AM 1.0 5:13 PM
2 High 1:35 PM 5.1
2 Low 7:47 PM 0.7

Sa 3 High 2:00 AM 5.0 7:06 AM Set 12:50 AM 54
3 Low 8:19 AM 1.1 5:13 PM Rise 1:01 PM
3 High 2:27 PM 4.9
3 Low 8:38 PM 0.7

Su 4 High 2:54 AM 5.1 7:06 AM Set 1:44 AM 64
4 Low 9:17 AM 1.1 5:13 PM Rise 1:30 PM
4 High 3:17 PM 4.8
4 Low 9:26 PM 0.6

M 5 High 3:45 AM 5.3 7:07 AM Set 2:38 AM 72
5 Low 10:11 AM 1.0 5:13 PM Rise 2:01 PM
5 High 4:07 PM 4.8
5 Low 10:13 PM 0.5

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OFFSHORE FORECAST

Synopsis...HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN ACROSS THE AREA TODAY IN ADVANCE OF AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE INTO THIS WEEKEND.
Today...S winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4
ft. Patchy fog late.

Tonight...S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening...then a chance
of showers after midnight. Patchy fog.

Wed...W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft... Subsiding
to 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight chance
of tstms. Showers in the morning...then a chance of showers in the afternoon.

Wed Night...NW winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming N 20 to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 5 ft after midnight.

Thu...N winds 20 to 25 kt...diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Thu Night...N winds 15 to 20 kt...becoming NE 10 to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Fri...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Fri Night...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Night...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Notice posted on Tuesday, November 22, 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.