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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Monday, February 05, 2018
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 135 feet.
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Providence, RI Weather
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Today
Partly sunny early, then becoming sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight.

Wednesday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 2pm, then rain after 2pm. High near 40. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Wednesday Night
Rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow. Low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

Friday Night
A chance of snow after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/02/05 Mon 04:30 AM -0.05 L
2018/02/05 Mon 11:31 AM 3.44 H
2018/02/05 Mon 04:47 PM -0.05 L
2018/02/06 Tue 12:03 AM 3.59 H
2018/02/06 Tue 05:22 AM 0.26 L
2018/02/06 Tue 12:23 PM 3.09 H
2018/02/06 Tue 05:30 PM 0.18 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/02/05 Mon 04:25 AM -0.27 L
2018/02/05 Mon 11:50 AM 4.59 H
2018/02/05 Mon 04:46 PM -0.13 L
2018/02/06 Tue 12:17 AM 4.73 H
2018/02/06 Tue 05:12 AM 0.14 L
2018/02/06 Tue 12:40 PM 4.16 H
2018/02/06 Tue 05:31 PM 0.18 L

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Narragansett Bay:
This Afternoon
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the bay entrance.

Tonight
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.

Tue Night
W winds around 5 kt, becoming N after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain with snow likely.

Wed Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain.

Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Fri
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Tue Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain with a chance of snow.

Wed Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain.

Thu
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Rain with a chance of snow.

Wed Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.

Thu
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

Wed
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Rain.

Wed Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain.

Thu
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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
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PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Monday, February 05, 2018

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.