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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

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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, May 25, 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 9 to 16 mph.

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 86. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Memorial Day
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

Monday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.

Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/05/25 Fri 05:18 AM 3.52 H
2018/05/25 Fri 11:25 AM 0.27 L
2018/05/25 Fri 05:49 PM 4.14 H
2018/05/26 Sat 12:11 AM 0.30 L
2018/05/26 Sat 06:13 AM 3.54 H
2018/05/26 Sat 11:52 AM 0.24 L
2018/05/26 Sat 06:40 PM 4.26 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/05/25 Fri 05:28 AM 4.50 H
2018/05/25 Fri 10:45 AM 0.35 L
2018/05/25 Fri 05:58 PM 5.26 H
2018/05/25 Fri 11:21 PM 0.38 L
2018/05/26 Sat 06:26 AM 4.51 H
2018/05/26 Sat 11:27 AM 0.21 L
2018/05/26 Sat 06:52 PM 5.40 H

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. 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.

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

Sat Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Showers and tstms likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.

Sun Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Mon Night
SW winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Tue
W winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Tue Night
W winds around 5 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Showers and tstms likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

Mon
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Mon Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue Night
W winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. 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.

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

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Showers and tstms likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.

Sun Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers.

Mon
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Mon Night
SW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Tue Night
W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm. 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Showers likely with a chance of tstms.

Sun Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

Mon
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Mon Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tue
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue Night
NE winds around 5 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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PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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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.