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Weather Alert Update: Hurricane Dorian

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Sep 4, 2019, 3:55:10 PM

Weather Alert: Hurricane Dorian

Please note that Hurricane Dorian's landfall is impacting port, rail and over-the-road operations across the Southeast. Below are the latest updates:

Ports

  • Florida
    • Miami Airport: Open
    • Port Everglades: Open
    • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport: Open 
    • South Florida Container Terminal: Open to truck traffic
    • Port of Miami Terminal Operating Company: Open to truck traffic at 6 AM 9/5
    • Port Canaveral: Closed until 9/5
    • Orlando International Airport: Closed until further notice
    • Port of Palm Beach: Closed until further notice
    • JAXPORT: Closed until further notice
  • Savannah, GA – Georgia Ports Authority
    • Closed 9/4
  • Charleston, SC – Wando Terminal – South Carolina State Ports
    • Closed 9/4 and 9/5
    • Planning for a 9/6 9:00 AM opening with gates on 9/7 and 9/8
  • Wilmington & Morehead City, NC
    • Currently at Port Condition X-Ray - operating under normal gate hours but no refrigerated cargo is being received at the Wilmington container facility 

Railways

  • Norfolk Southern has opened all FEC gates, with the exception of Atlanta
    • Atlanta FEC is closed TBD until evaluation mid-day 9/4
  • Norfolk Southern has closed all in-gates for export loads and empties destined to Charleston and Savannah
    • Closures will be through 9/6 
    • Memphis to Miami, which interchanges to the Florida East Coast railroad - loaded containers will be held in Memphis.
  • CSX has advised that all rail operations have ceased at 12 PM on 9/3, including all routes to/from:
    • Charleston until 9/6
    • Savannah until 9/6
    • Jacksonville until 9/5

Trucking

  • AAA Cooper
    • Closed 9/4: Fort Pierce, FL. Orlando, FL. Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Ladson, SC
  • A. Duie Pyle
    • Open 9/4
  • Averitt Express
    • Florida
      • Jacksonville: Closed
      • Orlando: Open with limited service
        • No service today to Vero Beach, Melbourne, Coco, Rockledge, Titusville, New Smyrna Beach, Daytona Beach or Ormond Beach
      • West Palm Beach: Open, with limited service
    • Closed 9/4: Savannah, GA. Charleston, SC
  • Dayton Freight Lines
    • Limited Operations: Orlando, FL. Charleston, SC. Florence, SC. Wilmington, SC
    • Closed 9/4: Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA
  • Estes Express
    • Limited Operations: Fort Myers, FL. Miami, FL. Tampa, FL.
    • Closed 9/4: Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Orlando, FL. West Palm Beach, FL
  • FedEx Express
    • Temporarily suspended service in areas of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina
  • New Penn Motor Express
    • Open 9/4
  • Old Dominion
    • Limited Operations: Orlando, FL
    • Slight Service Delays: Norfolk, VA. West Palm Beach, FL
    • Closed 9/4: Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Wilmington, NC. Charleston, SC
  • Pitt Ohio
    • Fast Track services disabled for all FL terminals
  • Roadrunner Freight
    • Open 9/4: MIA partners
    • Limited Operations 9/4, Open 9/5: Orlando
      • Only servicing areas west of Orlando (pickups and deliveries)
        • Lakeland, Tampa, Sarasota, Ft. Myers
      • No deliveries in Orlando and east to Daytona Beach up I-95
      • Making pickups in Orlando 
  • SAIA
    • Limited Operations: Orlando, FL. Fayetteville, NC. Greenville, NC. Florence, SC
    • Closed 9/4: Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Charleston, SC
  • South Eastern Freight Lines
    • Limited Operations: Orlando, FL. Charleston, SC. Florence, SC. Wilmington, SC
    • Closed after 12 PM EDT: Jacksonville, FL 
    • Closed 9/4: Savannah, GA
  • UPS 
    • Closed 9/4: Orlando, FL. West Palm Beach, FL. Kinston, NC. Wilmington, NC. Florence, SC. Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Charleston, SC
  • Ward
    • Closed until 9/10: Outer Bank Terminals
  • XPO 
    • Limited Operations: West Palm Beach, FL
    • Pick Up, Hold at Origin: Jacksonville, FL. Savannah, GA. Charleston, SC. North Charleston, SC. Myrtle Beach, SC
    • Closed 9/4: Jacksonville, FL. Orlando, FL. Savannah, GA. Charleston, SC
  • YRC
    • Limited Operations: Augusta, GA. Ocala, FL
    • Closed 9/4: Charleston, SC. Fort Pierce, FL. Jacksonville, FL. Orlando, FL. Savannah, GA

Hurricane Dorian is projected to travel along the coast throughout the week. Additional closings and delays are possible. Please continue to watch for further updates.

If you have questions, please contact us or reach out to your Ascent Global Logistics Representative directly.

 

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