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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, March 08, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:NOTE
Daylight savings will occur Sunday March 10th
Local clocks will be set GMT - 4

**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
Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.

Saturday Night
Snow and sleet likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Sunday
Rain, snow, and sleet, becoming all rain after 10am. High near 45. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Sunday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North wind around 7 mph.

Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 9 mph

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/03/08 Fri 02:11 AM -0.26 L
2019/03/08 Fri 08:46 AM 3.36 H
2019/03/08 Fri 02:23 PM -0.26 L
2019/03/08 Fri 09:02 PM 3.40 H
2019/03/09 Sat 02:46 AM -0.21 L
2019/03/09 Sat 09:21 AM 3.25 H
2019/03/09 Sat 02:53 PM -0.23 L
2019/03/09 Sat 09:38 PM 3.36 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/03/08 Fri 02:16 AM -0.27 L
2019/03/08 Fri 09:06 AM 4.48 H
2019/03/08 Fri 02:35 PM -0.30 L
2019/03/08 Fri 09:18 PM 4.58 H
2019/03/09 Sat 02:56 AM -0.23 L
2019/03/09 Sat 09:44 AM 4.36 H
2019/03/09 Sat 03:11 PM -0.26 L
2019/03/09 Sat 09:57 PM 4.53 H

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Synopsis: ANZ200-090100- 716 AM EST Fri Mar 8 2019 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... High pres will move off the mid Atlantic coast today. Weak low pres will pass well southeast of the Benchmark tonight into Sat morning. A stronger low pres system will track well to our west across the Great Lakes and into eastern Canada late Sat night into Sun. A cold front crosses the waters Mon followed by high pres building in from the west through the middle of next week. For information on possible hazardous weather beyond the 24-36 hour forecast period, please visit www.weather.gov/boston and follow the Current Hazards link above the map on the left.

Narragansett Bay:

Today
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.

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

Sat
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.

Sat Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves around 2 ft. Snow, rain likely with a chance of sleet. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Mon Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Tue
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Tue Night
N winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 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:

Today
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
E winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Mon Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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

Tue Night
N 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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Buzzards Bay:

Today
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat 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. Rain and snow likely. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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

Tue
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tue Night
N 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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Cape Cod Bay:

Today
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Tonight
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 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.

Sun
SE winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Sun Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W around 10 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Mon Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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

Tue Night
N 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
MORAN SHIPPING AGENCIES, INC.
106 FRANCIS ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
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Notice posted on Friday, March 08, 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.