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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, February 28, 2019
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 32. North wind around 7 mph.

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Light north wind.

Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Saturday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog between 11pm and 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday
A chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind around 8 mph.

Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/02/28 Thu 03:03 AM 3.07 H
2019/02/28 Thu 09:59 AM 0.56 L
2019/02/28 Thu 03:28 PM 2.63 H
2019/02/28 Thu 09:12 PM 0.55 L
2019/03/01 Fri 04:10 AM 3.03 H
2019/03/01 Fri 10:41 AM 0.49 L
2019/03/01 Fri 04:31 PM 2.70 H
2019/03/01 Fri 10:08 PM 0.43 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/02/28 Thu 03:10 AM 3.99 H
2019/02/28 Thu 10:56 AM 0.95 L
2019/02/28 Thu 03:34 PM 3.51 H
2019/02/28 Thu 08:36 PM 0.75 L
2019/03/01 Fri 04:17 AM 3.91 H
2019/03/01 Fri 09:40 AM 0.87 L
2019/03/01 Fri 04:39 PM 3.58 H
2019/03/01 Fri 09:37 PM 0.61 L

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.

Tonight
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Fri
E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

Fri Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat Night
N winds around 5 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

Sun Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Mon
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves 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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Rhode Island Sound:

This Afternoon
N winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

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

Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Sun Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Mon
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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 1 foot or less. A slight chance of snow showers.

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

Fri
E winds around 5 kt, becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.

Fri Night
E winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. Patchy fog. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Sun Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Snow and rain likely. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Mon
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 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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Cape Cod Bay:

This Afternoon
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Snow showers likely.

Tonight
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Fri
SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.

Fri Night
SE winds around 5 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

Sat
NE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sat Night
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

Sun Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Snow and rain likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 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
MORAN SHIPPING AGENCIES, INC.
106 FRANCIS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019

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.