Hurricane Matthew: Port Conditions (Update for Charleston)
Please see the below notices regarding Charleston and Savannah Ports.
Charleston, SC: Wednesday, October 5 (afternoon) – Based on the latest forecast and expected conditions, the
South Carolina Ports Authority will resume normal operating hours at all terminals on Thursday, October 6. The port will
continue to monitor conditions and provide further updates as needed.
Savannah, GA: Wednesday, October 5 – The Georgia Ports Authority is monitoring Hurricane Matthew very closely.
Preparations are being made at GPA’s Brunswick and Savannah terminals for heavy rains and sustained storm force
winds. Until further notice, the port is pursuing normal terminal operations. All vessel, gate, and field activities will
continue as usual. The port is monitoring developments during the day to ensure safety of personnel, equipment, and
cargo. Anticipate further updates as additional information develops.