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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, October 09, 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
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

Tonight
Areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

Wednesday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after midnight. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Friday
A chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/10/09 Tue 01:42 AM -0.19 L
2018/10/09 Tue 08:28 AM 4.90 H
2018/10/09 Tue 02:15 PM -0.20 L
2018/10/09 Tue 08:51 PM 4.42 H
2018/10/10 Wed 02:19 AM -0.17 L
2018/10/10 Wed 09:15 AM 4.86 H
2018/10/10 Wed 03:00 PM -0.12 L
2018/10/10 Wed 09:37 PM 4.23 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/10/09 Tue 01:32 AM -0.52 L
2018/10/09 Tue 08:45 AM 6.13 H
2018/10/09 Tue 01:59 PM -0.53 L
2018/10/09 Tue 09:08 PM 5.58 H
2018/10/10 Wed 02:15 AM -0.54 L
2018/10/10 Wed 09:32 AM 6.05 H
2018/10/10 Wed 02:46 PM -0.45 L
2018/10/10 Wed 09:54 PM 5.32 H

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon
SW winds around 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall.

Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers.

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves around 3 ft.

Sat
NW winds around 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Sat 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Wed
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 2 ft, building to 4 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Thu Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 5 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall.

Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 5 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 6 ft.

Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall.

Fri
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 3 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 3 ft.

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

Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. 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:

This Afternoon
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog after midnight with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the evening, then 1 foot or less. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers with a chance of tstms. Some tstms may produce heavy rainfall.

Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas around 3 ft.

Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.

Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 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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TIM MANNING,
AGENT
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106 FRANCIS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Tuesday, October 09, 2018

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