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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, April 24, 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
Sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

Tonight
A chance of showers between 11pm and 3am, then rain likely after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday
Rain. Patchy fog after 10am. High near 56. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Wednesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Patchy fog. Low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

Friday Night
A chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62
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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/04/24 Tue 03:33 AM 3.65 H
2018/04/24 Tue 10:34 AM 0.28 L
2018/04/24 Tue 04:08 PM 3.65 H
2018/04/24 Tue 10:29 PM 0.34 L
2018/04/25 Wed 04:40 AM 3.65 H
2018/04/25 Wed 11:22 AM 0.18 L
2018/04/25 Wed 05:12 PM 3.87 H
2018/04/25 Wed 11:31 PM 0.17 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/04/24 Tue 03:45 AM 4.74 H
2018/04/24 Tue 09:35 AM 0.52 L
2018/04/24 Tue 04:20 PM 4.79 H
2018/04/24 Tue 09:44 PM 0.40 L
2018/04/25 Wed 04:50 AM 4.70 H
2018/04/25 Wed 10:36 AM 0.35 L
2018/04/25 Wed 05:23 PM 5.00 H
2018/04/25 Wed 10:48 PM 0.20 L

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Narragansett Bay:

Today
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.

Tonight
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Rain likely.

Wed
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the bay entrance. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Thu
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 7 ft at the bay entrance. Patchy fog.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 6 ft at the bay entrance.

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

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

Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 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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Rhode Island Sound:

This Afternoon
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely.

Wed
SE winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Fri
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

Tonight
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

Wed
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming S 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Thu
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

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

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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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Cape Cod Bay:

This Afternoon
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Tonight
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

Wed
SE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Thu
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

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

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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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Thanks and Best Regards,

TIM MANNING,
AGENT
MORAN SHIPPING AGENCIES, INC.
106 FRANCIS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
EMAIL: ri@moranshipping.com
TEL:401-941-7200 MOBILE: 401-413-5805
FAX: 401-461-3360

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Notice posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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