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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, October 03, 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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This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers between 10pm and 2am. Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.

Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

Columbus Day
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70.

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

Tuesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/10/03 Wed 02:45 AM 3.43 H
2018/10/03 Wed 08:00 AM 0.51 L
2018/10/03 Wed 03:13 PM 3.89 H
2018/10/03 Wed 10:12 PM 0.56 L
2018/10/04 Thu 03:49 AM 3.58 H
2018/10/04 Thu 09:27 AM 0.44 L
2018/10/04 Thu 04:20 PM 3.99 H
2018/10/04 Thu 11:07 PM 0.36 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/10/03 Wed 03:04 AM 4.46 H
2018/10/03 Wed 08:12 AM 0.41 L
2018/10/03 Wed 03:29 PM 5.03 H
2018/10/03 Wed 09:24 PM 0.71 L
2018/10/04 Thu 04:05 AM 4.61 H
2018/10/04 Thu 09:26 AM 0.33 L
2018/10/04 Thu 04:33 PM 5.10 H
2018/10/04 Thu 10:33 PM 0.42 L

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Tonight
NE winds around 5 kt, becoming SE around 5 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.

Thu
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Fri
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

Sat Night
S winds around 5 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

Sun Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. 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
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tonight
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Fri
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Fri Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Sun
SW winds around 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

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

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

Thu
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.

Thu Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri
N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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

Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

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

Sun Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog. 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
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
NE winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri
NE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Fri Night
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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

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

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

Sun Night
W 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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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 Wednesday, October 03, 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.