Winter Weather Advisory 1 – January 2, 2018

(An electronic version of the following announcement can be found here:  Winter Weather Advisory 1 – January 2, 2018)

Port Partners,

As a winter weather system approaches our region, The Port of Virginia is making preparations to ensure the safety of our colleagues, partners and assets. We also want to ensure efficient access to your cargo, within the framework of a safe working environment.

Current forecasts call for 3-5 inches of accumulating snow in Southeastern Virginia, with the bulk of the snow falling between Wednesday evening, Jan. 3, and Thursday morning, Jan. 4.

For our marine terminals in Hampton Roads, please be advised of the following:

Wednesday, January 3

  • Normal gate and operating hours at all terminal facilities – “business as usual

By 12 noon on Wednesday, January 3, we will make a definitive announcement regarding truck gate status at all Port of Virginia terminals for Wednesday night, January 3 (VIG only), and Thursday, January 4.

We are committed to thorough and timely communications with you, our valued customers.  Please bookmark this page on our website for regular updates:  Port of Virginia Operations Alerts

To subscribe to our text alert updates, please follow these instructions:  Port of Virginia Text Alerts



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