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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, February 11, 2020
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
Rain before 5pm, then rain with a chance of light rain after 5pm. Areas of fog. High near 43. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight
A slight chance of light rain before 8pm. Areas of fog before 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, then clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 32. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

Wednesday Night
Rain and snow before 3am, then rain and sleet. Low around 34. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

Thursday
Rain before 2pm, then a chance of drizzle between 2pm and 5pm. High near 46. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph.

Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. North wind 8 to 13 mph.

Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 29. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

Washington's Birthday

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Newport:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2020/02/11 Tue 02:24 AM -0.85 L
2020/02/11 Tue 09:10 AM 4.30 H
2020/02/11 Tue 03:00 PM -0.75 L
2020/02/11 Tue 09:39 PM 4.20 H
2020/02/12 Wed 03:14 AM -0.72 L
2020/02/12 Wed 10:01 AM 4.11 H
2020/02/12 Wed 03:40 PM -0.65 L
2020/02/12 Wed 10:32 PM 4.16 H

Providence:
Date Day Time Pred High/Low
2020/02/11 Tue 02:30 AM -1.11 L
2020/02/11 Tue 09:31 AM 5.71 H
2020/02/11 Tue 03:02 PM -0.86 L
2020/02/11 Tue 09:59 PM 5.57 H
2020/02/12 Wed 03:19 AM -0.99 L
2020/02/12 Wed 10:24 AM 5.47 H
2020/02/12 Wed 03:44 PM -0.77 L
2020/02/12 Wed 10:52 PM 5.50 H

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Narragansett Bay:
Synopsis: ANZ200-120400- 1016 AM EST Tue Feb 11 2020 .Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters... Low pres will move across the srn waters Tue. High pres will build over the waters Wed. Another low pres approaches Thu. High pres will bring cold air and snow showers on northerly winds to the waters Fri. high pres will move over the waters for Sat and 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. $$

This Afternoon
E winds around 5 kt, becoming N. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Tonight
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.

Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain with a chance of drizzle.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft, except 4 to 6 ft at the bay entrance.

Fri Through Sat Night
SW winds 15 to 20 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
E winds around 5 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Rain.

Thu
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W with gusts up to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain with a chance of drizzle.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Fri
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Fri Night
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Sat And Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. 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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Buzzards Bay:

This Afternoon
SE winds around 5 kt, becoming N. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Tonight
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Rain.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W with gusts up to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain with a chance of drizzle.

Thu Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Fri And 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. Seas around 2 ft.

Sat Night
SW 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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Cape Cod Bay:

This Afternoon
E winds around 5 kt, becoming NE. Seas 1 foot or less. Areas of fog. Rain. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Tonight
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Areas of dense fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.

Wed
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Wed Night
SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Rain.

Thu
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Rain with a chance of drizzle.

Thu Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Fri And Fri Night
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

Sat And Sat Night
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. 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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Notice posted on Tuesday, February 11, 2020

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.