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RI Operations Daily Port Update10/16/2019 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update10/11/2019 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update10/09/2019 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update10/07/2019 Normal
RI Operations Daily Port Update10/02/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, October 02, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice: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
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers after 3pm. High near 80. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight
Showers likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 51. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind 8 to 11 mph.

Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.

Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 13 mph.

Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/10/02 Wed 04:08 AM -0.12 L
2019/10/02 Wed 11:17 AM 4.69 H
2019/10/02 Wed 05:01 PM 0.16 L
2019/10/02 Wed 11:42 PM 3.88 H
2019/10/03 Thu 04:50 AM 0.16 L
2019/10/03 Thu 12:12 PM 4.34 H
2019/10/03 Thu 05:52 PM 0.49 L

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2019/10/02 Wed 04:13 AM -0.49 L
2019/10/02 Wed 11:37 AM 5.86 H
2019/10/02 Wed 04:50 PM -0.12 L
2019/10/03 Thu 12:02 AM 4.94 H
2019/10/03 Thu 04:57 AM -0.17 L
2019/10/03 Thu 12:31 PM 5.46 H
2019/10/03 Thu 05:36 PM 0.29 L

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Narragansett Bay:

Synopsis: ANZ200-030000- 716 AM EDT Wed Oct 2 2019 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... A strong cold front that will cross the waters later this morning and afternoon. Canadian high pres then builds south across the waters tonight into Thu afternoon. A wave of low pres will then track near the south coast Thu night with strong high pres building in from the west later Fri into Sat. This high will move east of the waters on Sun. 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. $$

Today
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft, except 5 to 6 ft at the bay entrance. Showers with isolated tstms this afternoon.

Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Showers in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 2 ft. Showers.

Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

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

Sat
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot or less.

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Sun
S winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Sun Night
SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 4 ft. A chance of showers. 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:

Today
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Patchy fog this afternoon. A chance of showers with isolated tstms this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. A chance of showers in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
NE winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 5 ft.

Thu Night
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Showers.

Fri
NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 5 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

Fri Night
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Sat
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Sun Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 5 ft. A chance of showers. 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:

Today
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt this afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog this afternoon. Showers with isolated tstms this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Showers likely in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Showers.

Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.

Fri Night
N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 3 ft.

Sat
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then 1 foot or less.

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft after midnight.

Sun
S winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers. 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:

Today
W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N this afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog this afternoon. Showers this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Tonight
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Showers likely in the evening with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 4 ft.

Thu Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Showers.

Fri
N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Showers likely, mainly in the morning.

Fri Night
N winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas around 5 ft.

Sat
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 5 ft, subsiding to 3 ft in the afternoon.

Sat Night
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sun
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Sun Night
S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 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 Wednesday, October 02, 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.