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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Priority:Normal
Notice:
**Due to the ongoing Government budget constraints, Providence CBP has advised they will only board vessels that are arriving from foreign ports within the hours of 0700-1900, 7 days a week. Vessels that arrive after hours and are in need of CBP clearance will not be able to conduct any cargo operations until the vessel has been cleared by a CBP officer. Agent and gaugers are allowed to board after hours when prior consent is granted**

Homeland Security Advisory System
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The National Homeland Security Advisory System is at Yellow (MARSEC Level I), or an elevated level of threat for the Port of Providence.

Cape Cod Canal Air Draft Restriction
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The US Army Corp of Engineers has advised that the air draft for Cape Cod Canal transits has returned to 130 feet.

Providence, RI Weather
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Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.

Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. The rain could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.

Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2017/07/05 Wed 06:01 AM 2.98 H
2017/07/05 Wed 11:11 AM 0.51 L
2017/07/05 Wed 06:29 PM 3.67 H
2017/07/06 Thu 12:17 AM 0.52 L
2017/07/06 Thu 06:47 AM 3.07 H
2017/07/06 Thu 11:54 AM 0.41 L
2017/07/06 Thu 07:11 PM 3.73 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2017/07/05 Wed 06:10 AM 3.84 H
2017/07/05 Wed 11:08 AM 0.55 L
2017/07/05 Wed 06:39 PM 4.70 H
2017/07/05 Wed 11:53 PM 0.66 L
2017/07/06 Thu 06:59 AM 3.98 H
2017/07/06 Thu 11:54 AM 0.43 L
2017/07/06 Thu 07:23 PM 4.81 H

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Narragansett Bay:
This Afternoon
S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu
SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Showers likely.

Fri
E winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Sat
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sun
W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Sun Night
SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height
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Rhode Island Sound:
This Afternoon
SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Showers likely. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Sun
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.

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Buzzards Bay:
This Afternoon
SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Tonight
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog. Showers likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sun Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.
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Cape Cod Bay:
This Afternoon
E winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Tonight
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Sun Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. seas are reported as significant wave height, which is the average of the highest third of the waves. Individual wave heights may be more than twice the significant wave height.


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TIM MANNING,
AGENT
MORAN SHIPPING AGENCIES, INC.
106 FRANCIS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Wednesday, July 05, 2017

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.