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RI Operations Daily Port Update11/15/2018 Normal
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 Daily Port Update

Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, November 01, 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
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 7am. High near 66. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 58. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 54.

Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

Monday Night
A chance of showers after 11pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Tuesday
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Tuesday Night
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Wednesday
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/11/01 Thu 02:32 AM 3.58 H
2018/11/01 Thu 07:55 AM 0.54 L
2018/11/01 Thu 02:58 PM 3.82 H
2018/11/01 Thu 10:00 PM 0.42 L
2018/11/02 Fri 03:34 AM 3.72 H
2018/11/02 Fri 09:41 AM 0.47 L
2018/11/02 Fri 04:03 PM 3.82 H
2018/11/02 Fri 10:51 PM 0.27 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/11/01 Thu 02:48 AM 4.61 H
2018/11/01 Thu 07:53 AM 0.41 L
2018/11/01 Thu 03:13 PM 4.92 H
2018/11/01 Thu 08:59 PM 0.57 L
2018/11/02 Fri 03:48 AM 4.74 H
2018/11/02 Fri 09:09 AM 0.42 L
2018/11/02 Fri 04:15 PM 4.87 H
2018/11/02 Fri 10:10 PM 0.35 L

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Narragansett Bay:

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

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog after midnight. Showers likely after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 6 ft. Patchy fog. Showers.

Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 4 ft, building to 6 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 5 ft, subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. At the bay entrance, waves 6 to 7 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

Sun
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 3 ft.

Sun Night
E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.

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

Mon Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight with 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:

Today
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas around 5 ft, building to 7 ft after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. A chance of showers after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
SW winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. Patchy fog. Showers.

Fri Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas around 7 ft, building to 9 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Sat Night
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 7 ft, subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon.

Sun Night
E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Mon
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Mon Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight with 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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Buzzards Bay:

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

Tonight
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft, building to 4 ft after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. A chance of showers after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Fri
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog. Showers.

Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Sun Night
E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

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

Mon Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight with 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:

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

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

Fri
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. A chance of tstms in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Fri Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 3 ft, building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

Sat Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. A chance of showers in the evening.

Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft, subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.

Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

Mon Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely after midnight with 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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