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RI Operations Daily Port Update12/13/2018 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update12/04/2018 Normal

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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, December 04, 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
Sunny, with a high near 39. North wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 20. North wind around 6 mph.

Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 21. Light and variable wind.

Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind around 6 mph.

Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 7 mph.

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/12/04 Tue 05:15 AM 4.21 H
2018/12/04 Tue 11:32 AM 0.09 L
2018/12/04 Tue 05:37 PM 3.57 H
2018/12/04 Tue 11:07 PM -0.01 L
2018/12/05 Wed 06:04 AM 4.31 H
2018/12/05 Wed 12:10 PM 0.03 L
2018/12/05 Wed 06:25 PM 3.60 H
2018/12/05 Wed 11:40 PM -0.05 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2018/12/04 Tue 05:27 AM 5.26 H
2018/12/04 Tue 10:47 AM 0.07 L
2018/12/04 Tue 05:51 PM 4.58 H
2018/12/04 Tue 10:52 PM -0.20 L
2018/12/05 Wed 06:19 AM 5.40 H
2018/12/05 Wed 11:30 AM -0.06 L
2018/12/05 Wed 06:40 PM 4.63 H
2018/12/05 Wed 11:34 PM -0.33 L

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon
NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Tonight
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 2 ft.

Wed
NE winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.

Wed Night
NW winds around 5 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.

Thu
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

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

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.

Sat
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less. 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
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tonight
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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

Wed Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu
W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Thu Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

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

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 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
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Wed
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Wed Night
NW winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat
NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. 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
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Wed
NE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Wed Night
N winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu
W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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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TIM MANNING,
AGENT
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106 FRANCIS ST
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.