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RI Operations Daily Port Update05/25/2018 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update05/23/2018 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update05/08/2018 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update05/02/2018 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, May 02, 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 85. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/05/02 Wed 03:34 AM -0.02 L
2018/05/02 Wed 10:19 AM 3.46 H
2018/05/02 Wed 03:23 PM 0.09 L
2018/05/02 Wed 10:37 PM 3.87 H
2018/05/03 Thu 04:11 AM 0.10 L
2018/05/03 Thu 11:02 AM 3.25 H
2018/05/03 Thu 04:03 PM 0.23 L
2018/05/03 Thu 11:19 PM 3.57 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/05/02 Wed 03:27 AM -0.23 L
2018/05/02 Wed 10:36 AM 4.46 H
2018/05/02 Wed 03:33 PM -0.10 L
2018/05/02 Wed 10:55 PM 4.92 H
2018/05/03 Thu 04:10 AM -0.08 L
2018/05/03 Thu 11:21 AM 4.21 H
2018/05/03 Thu 04:17 PM 0.08 L
2018/05/03 Thu 11:39 PM 4.57 H

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Narragansett Bay:
Today
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Thu
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Fri Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Sat
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Sun Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. winds and waves higher in and near tstms. 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:

Today
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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

Thu Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Fri
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Sat
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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

Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Sun Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms. 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:

Today
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Fri Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

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

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

Sun
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

Sun Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms. 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:

Today
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms.

Sat
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

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

Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms. 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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AGENT
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PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Wednesday, May 02, 2018

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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.