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Subject:PORT - JACKSONVILLE, FL - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 03/26/20
Date:Thursday, March 26, 2020
Priority:Normal
Attachments:
BUCKEYE - COVID 19 Alert 03_16_20.docx    
Notice:

LOCAL COVID ADVISORIES ATTACHED – BUCKEYE, COLONIAL, USCG

Clients in blind copy

PORT OF JACKSONVILLE, FL

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RIGHT WHALE SEASON IS IN EFFECT:  NOW through 04/15/20 - Southeast U.S. (south of St. Augustine, FL to north of Brunswick, GA): Vessels shall travel at a speed of 10 knots or less over ground during the period of November 15 to April 15 each year in the area bounded by the following: Beginning at 31°27′00.0″ N-080°51′36.0″ W; thence west to charted mean high water line then south along charted mean high water line and inshore limits of COLREGS limit to a latitude of 29°45′00.0″ N thence east to 29°45′00.0″ N-080°51′36.0″ W; thence back to starting point. (Fig. 1).

NOW through 04/16/20 - Self-propelled ships 300 gross tons or greater must report in when entering designated right whale reporting areas along the U.S. East Coast. All ships equipped with INMARSAT C must report in IMO.  For more information on reporting procedures consult 33 CFR Part 169, the Coast Pilot, or the Mandatory Ship Reporting (MSR) System web site via: https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/national/endangeredspecies-conservation/reducing-ship-strikes-north-atlantic-right-whales

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Jacksonville Harbor information:

Drafts - (fresh)

Entrance to channel - 40'0 ft Max.

Harbor channel - 40'0 ft Max.

-West side of channel at berths 20 & 22 is 37'00 with a turning restriction for drafts of 30'00 to flood tide only Turning basin - 38'0 ft Maximum allowed draft - 40'0 ft Air drafts –  Dames Point Bridge – 174’

              Blount island High Wires - 175’

INBOUND WINDOWS : TANKERS AND BULKERS

START          STOP

33'00" to 37'00"        LW +2 hr 15 min    HW +1hr 30 min 37'00" to 40 '00"       LW +3 hr      HW +45 min

OUTBOUND WINDOWS:  ALL VESSELS

START          STOP

36'00" to 37'00"        LW +2 hr      HW +2 hr 37'00" to 38'00"        LW +3 hr      HW +1hr 30 min 38'00" to 40'00"*      LW +4 hr      HW + 1hr

*Vessels 38'00" to 40'00" sailing from berths above Buoy 59 shall sail between HW -3 hr to HW +0

Under keel clearance -

channel - 2.5 ft

alongside berths - 0.5 ft

LOWER ANCHORAGE FOR BUNKERING - 24'00 FT FW (MUST HAVE PILOT/TUG FOR DURATION)

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TERMINAL LIMITS/INFORMATION:

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Maximum drafts allowed alongside berths:

Talleyrand Terminals - Talleyrand Terminals Depth alongside MLW Berths #4 – #8: 38’06 (3/15/20

Blount and Dames Terminals - All berths - Maximum draft 40'00" Starboard side to // 1x8” Premium, 3x8” for Regular, 2x8” for ULSD

Apex - Uses Center Point berth for discharge

Center Point - restrictions:   Max LOA 680’- Max Beam 125’ – Max Draft (AS OF 01/28/2020) 38’06 F 37’00 A SST // 3x8” for Regular, 1x8” for Premium, 2x8” for ULSD

Buckeye - 38'00 (tidal restrictions over 33'00); IF LOA IS GREATER THAN 625 – MAX 37F 38A SST DOCKING // 2X8” Regular, 1x8” ULSD and Premium - All vessels shall be docked on slack water only.  (01/28/2020)

JEA - 36'00 (tidal restrictions over 33'00) Coastal - 32'00"

NuStar - Maximum Draft allowed without tide – 33’00; Maximum draft allowed requiring tide – 38’00; Depth of water at the dock – MLW – 38’00” // 2X12” ULSD and all gasoline, 6x12: Black oil

Marathon – Maximum drafts –  38’00 (CONFIRMED 01/29/2020)

Asphalt Westway Terminal – 40’ 00”

UKC required by USCG/Terminal – 06” alongside the dock, 1’ during transit (tidal restrictions over 33'00)

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FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL FILING REQUIREMENTS:

96 Hours - advance notice of arrival required by USCG.

96 Hours - advance notice to M.A.S.T. division of Customs and Border Patrol.

48 Hours - advance fax of ship's documents for all foreign arrival vessels required by Customs and Border Patrol

24 Hours (minimum) - Foreign cargo must submit manifest to the Customs & Border Patrol AMS.  

Port Security - All persons doing ship’s business within the Port of Jacksonville must have TWIC and a security pass from Duval County Sheriff, prior to be allowed onto any terminal.  Anyone not possessing both, must be escorted.  Vehicles must have permanent company markings to be allowed onto any terminal.

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VESSEL TRAFFIC:    

IN PORT:  FAIRCHEM TRIUMPH

DUE:  HAFNIA DAISY

NEWS ARTICLES:  NONE

CURRENT EVENTS:  NONE – EVENTS POSTPONED

UPCOMING EVENTS:    NONE – EVENTS POSTPONED

SECURITY LEVEL: MARSEC 1

CURRENT HURRICANE ALERT:  5/OUT OF SEASON

TIDE INFORMATION: Tides for Jacksonville

Day        High      Tide  Height   Sunrise    Moon  Time      % Moon

           /Low      Time    Feet    Sunset                    Visible

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">MARCH 2020

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Th  26      Low   4:22 AM     0.0   7:21 AM    Rise  8:48 AM      1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    26     High  10:48 AM     4.3   7:41 PM     Set  9:49 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    26      Low   4:25 PM     0.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    26     High  11:03 PM     4.6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">F   27      Low   4:54 AM     0.1   7:20 AM    Rise  9:19 AM      5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    27     High  11:22 AM     4.2   7:42 PM     Set 10:43 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    27      Low   4:53 PM     0.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    27     High  11:37 PM     4.6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Sa  28      Low   5:28 AM     0.3   7:19 AM    Rise  9:52 AM      10

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    28     High  11:58 AM     4.1   7:42 PM     Set 11:38 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    28      Low   5:26 PM     0.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Su  29     High  12:14 AM     4.6   7:18 AM    Rise 10:29 AM      16

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    29      Low   6:07 AM     0.5   7:43 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    29     High  12:36 PM     4.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    29      Low   6:06 PM     0.4

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">M   30     High  12:54 AM     4.5   7:16 AM     Set 12:35 AM      24

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    30      Low   6:54 AM     0.7   7:44 PM    Rise 11:11 AM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    30     High   1:19 PM     3.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    30      Low   6:55 PM     0.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Tu  31     High   1:41 AM     4.5   7:15 AM     Set  1:32 AM      33

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    31      Low   7:51 AM     0.8   7:44 PM    Rise 11:59 AM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    31     High   2:09 PM     3.8

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    31      Low   7:54 PM     0.6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">APRIL 2020

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">W    1     High   2:38 AM     4.5   7:14 AM     Set  2:29 AM      43

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     1      Low   8:54 AM     0.8   7:45 PM    Rise 12:54 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     1     High   3:10 PM     3.8

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     1      Low   9:00 PM     0.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Th   2     High   3:45 AM     4.5   7:13 AM     Set  3:23 AM      53

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     2      Low   9:59 AM     0.6   7:45 PM    Rise  1:54 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     2     High   4:20 PM     3.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     2      Low  10:08 PM     0.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">F    3     High   4:57 AM     4.6   7:12 AM     Set  4:14 AM      64

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     3      Low  11:01 AM     0.3   7:46 PM    Rise  2:59 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     3     High   5:29 PM     4.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     3      Low  11:16 PM     0.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Sa   4     High   6:02 AM     4.8   7:10 AM     Set  5:01 AM      74

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     4      Low  12:00 PM     0.0   7:47 PM    Rise  4:07 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     4     High   6:31 PM     4.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Su   5      Low  12:20 AM    -0.4   7:09 AM     Set  5:44 AM      84

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     5     High   7:00 AM     5.0   7:47 PM    Rise  5:16 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     5      Low  12:54 PM    -0.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     5     High   7:28 PM     4.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">M    6      Low   1:19 AM    -0.7   7:08 AM     Set  6:24 AM      92

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     6     High   7:54 AM     5.1   7:48 PM    Rise  6:25 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     6      Low   1:45 PM    -0.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     6     High   8:22 PM     5.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">Tu   7      Low   2:14 AM    -1.0   7:07 AM     Set  7:03 AM      97

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     7     High   8:46 AM     5.2   7:49 PM    Rise  7:35 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     7      Low   2:33 PM    -1.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     7     High   9:13 PM     5.4

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">W    8      Low   3:07 AM    -1.2   7:06 AM     Set  7:42 AM      99

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     8     High   9:36 AM     5.1   7:49 PM    Rise  8:44 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     8      Low   3:20 PM    -1.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">     8     High  10:05 PM     5.6

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MARINE WEATHER: 931 AM EDT Thu Mar 26 2020<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">      .SYNOPSIS...<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";mso-fareast-language:EN-US">    A weak cold front will stall over the area today and wash out  over the Florida peninsula this afternoon. Surface high pressure  over the Carolinas will build south to the east of the waters  tonight, and remain east of Florida through Sunday. Another cold  front will push into the area late Sunday and stall across south  central Florida through Tuesday.    .GULF STREAM...    The approximate location of the west wall of the Gulf Stream as of  Mar 26, 2020 at 1200 UTC...    73 nautical miles east of Flagler Beach.  82 nautical miles east of Saint Augustine Beach.  94 nautical miles east of Jacksonville Beach.  103 nautical miles east of St Simons Island.    This data courtesy of the Naval Oceanographic Office.    $$

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   AMZ470-472-474-262200-  Waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to  60 NM-  Waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60 NM-  Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-  931 AM EDT Thu Mar 26 2020    REST OF TODAY  Northeast to east winds near 15 knots....becoming  east 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with  occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.  TONIGHT  East southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south  after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to  6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.  FRIDAY  South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with  occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.  FRIDAY NIGHT  South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to  6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds  becoming 5 seconds after midnight.  SATURDAY  South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with  occasional seas up to 6 feet. Dominant period 11 seconds.  SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY  South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas  3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.  SUNDAY NIGHT  South southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming  west northwest after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.  MONDAY  North northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to  3 feet. <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">
Notice posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020

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.