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CBP Miami/Tampa Field Office Operational Update: Hurricane Irma

Release Date: 
September 9, 2017

MIAMI - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, Miami and Tampa Field Offices will update the trade community and traveling public on the status of the ports of entry in Florida with operational assets at the ready to resume any disruptions to international travel and trade facilitation to the impacted areas as soon as practical.CBP will provide updates on the status of the ports of entry.

Trade
At this time, the Miami Cargo Clearance Center (CCC) is not conducting trade related services. Members of the trade community and the general public can receive trade related services at the Miami Cargo Clearance Center, located at 6601 NW 25th Street, Miami FL 33122. For additional information and hours of operation, please call 305-869-2750.

At this time, Port Everglades is not conducting Trade related services. Members of the trade community and the general public can receive trade related services at 1800 Eller Drive Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 Suite 110.  For additional information please call (954) 761-2046.

Port of Miami (Seaport)
PortMiami Tunnel is closed to all inbound/outbound vehicle traffic. Port operations are temporarily closed for the duration of the storm. Cruise travelers should contact their cruise line directly for more information on cruise itineraries.

While port operations are closed due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Miami International Airport
Miami International Airport (MIA) is operational at this time. Contact airline for flight status before arriving at airport. There are currently no scheduled flights for Saturday and Sunday.

Port Everglades (Seaport)
Port Everglades temporarily closed Friday at 8 p.m. for the duration of the storm. While port operations closed due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is temporarily closed through the weekend until the storm passes.  Contact airline for latest flight information. The FLL General Aviation Facility (GAF) is closed. Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport is closed.

While port operations are closed due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Port of Palm Beach (Seaport)
Port of Palm Beach is temporarily closed for the duration of the storm to the public and all incoming vessel traffic. Expected to resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

While port operations are closed due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Palm Beach International Airport
Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) is operational at this time. The last flight departed last night, and the airport plans to temporarily close at 6 p.m. Saturday. While port operations are temporarily scheduled to close due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

The PBI General Aviation Facility (GAF) is operational at this time. However, will be closing later today.  Please contact airport authority for operating hours.

Port of Fort Pierce (Seaport)
Port of Fort Pierce is closed at this time to the public and all incoming vessel traffic.  Expected to resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

Fort Pierce Airport
Fort Pierce Airport is scheduled to temporarily suspend operations at 2 p.m. While port operations are temporarily scheduled to close due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Southwest Florida International Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport is operational at this time. Contact airline for updated information on flights that may be impacted.

Orlando International Airport
Orlando International Airport is operational at this time and scheduled to temporarily suspend operations at 5 p.m. on Saturday. While port operations are scheduled to close due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Orlando Sanford International Airport
Orlando Sanford International Airport is operational at this time and scheduled to temporarily suspend operations on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Contact airline for updated information on flights that may be impacted.

Orlando Executive Airport
The airport is currently operational at this time and is tentatively scheduled to temporarily suspend operations at 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Orlando-Melbourne International Airport
Orlando-Melbourne International Airport is operational at this time and will permit landing rights until Saturday at 5 p.m.

Leesburg International Airport
Leesburg International Airport is operational at this time.

Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport is operational at this time.

Gainesville Regional Airport
Gainesville Regional Airport is operational at this time.

St. Petersburg Clearwater International Airport
St. Petersburg Clearwater International Airport has temporarily suspended operations as part of a mandatory evacuation.

Port of St. Petersburg
Port of St. Petersburg is closed at this time to the public and all incoming vessel traffic.  Expected to resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

Port of Fernandina
Port of Fernandina is closed at this time and operations are tentatively scheduled to resume Wednesday at 8 a.m. pending favorable port conditions.

Tampa International Airport
Tampa International Airport is operational at this time. The airport plans to temporarily close at 8 p.m. Saturday. While port operations are temporarily scheduled to close due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Port of Tampa Bay
Port of Tampa Bay is closed at this time to the public and all incoming vessel traffic.  Expected to resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

Port Manatee
Port Manatee is closed at this time to the public and all incoming vessel traffic.  Expected to resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

Daytona Beach International Airport
Daytona Beach International Airport is scheduled to temporarily close Saturday evening at 6 p.m. for the duration of the storm.

Port Canaveral
Port Canaveral is temporarily closed for the duration of the storm. While port operations are closed due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Jacksonville International Airport
Jacksonville International Airport is operational at this time. The last flight is scheduled to depart at 7 p.m. on Saturday and the airport plans to temporarily close.  CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo and resume business as quickly as possible when safe to do so.

Port of Jacksonville
Port of Jacksonville is scheduled to temporarily close Saturday evening at 8 p.m. for the duration of the storm. While port operations are scheduled to close due to the storm, CBP remains operationally ready to process travelers and cargo.

Northeast Florida Regional Airport
Northeast Florida Regional Airport is temporarily closed and will resume operations after the storm passes.

Tallahassee International Airport
Tallahassee International Airport is operational at this time.

Gainesville Regional Airport
Gainesville Regional Airport is operational at this time and is scheduled to temporarily close before midnight on Saturday.

Port of Panama City
Port of Panama City is operational at this time.

Port of Pensacola
Port of Pensacola is operational at this time.

Private Vessels
Private boaters arriving in South Florida must continue to report by calling 1-800-432-1216 or 1-800-451-0393. Boaters calling these numbers will be directed to the nearest location so they may report in to a CBP officer for clearance in person. These 1-800 numbers will be fully staffed 24 hours a day to take boaters’ calls. These numbers can also be reached from cell phones, even if the phone is from out of the area.

For the latest information on U.S. Customs and Border Protection response efforts across Florida, visit @CBPFlorida on Twitter.

Last modified: 
September 9, 2017