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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, February 06, 2024
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

 

Local Time Zone

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The Port of Providence and Narragansett Bay are currently utilizing Eastern Standard Time  (GMT - 4 )

 

Cape Cod Canal Air Draft Restriction

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The US Army Corp of Engineers has advised  the current maximum air draft for Cape Cod Canal transits is 135 ft. Deep draft is restricted to 30 ft due to shoaling. Vessels over 23 ft will need tide window for transit.  

 

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Providence Weather:

Today<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 10 mph.

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Isolated snow showers between 10pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 39. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

Wednesday Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Thursday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Sunny, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.

Friday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.

Friday Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.

Saturday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

Saturday Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 11 mph.

Sunday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph.

Monday<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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Tides:

Newport:

Date                     Day        Time                     Pred       High/Low

2024/02/06         Tue        04:14 AM            3.25       H

2024/02/06         Tue        10:44 AM            0.14       L

2024/02/06         Tue        04:43 PM             2.73       H

2024/02/06         Tue        10:15 PM             -0.15      L

2024/02/07         Wed       05:16 AM            3.60       H

2024/02/07         Wed       11:32 AM            -0.12      L

2024/02/07         Wed       05:41 PM             3.11       H

2024/02/07         Wed       11:12 PM             -0.42      L

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Providence:

Date                     Day        Time                     Pred       High/Low

2024/02/06         Tue        04:24 AM            4.02       H

2024/02/06         Tue        10:28 AM            0.36       L

2024/02/06         Tue        04:56 PM             3.58       H

2024/02/06         Tue        10:25 PM             -0.05      L

2024/02/07         Wed       05:30 AM            4.42       H

2024/02/07         Wed       11:19 AM            0.06       L

2024/02/07         Wed       05:55 PM             4.00       H

2024/02/07         Wed       11:18 PM             -0.40      L

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Current Maximum drafts at Terminals in feet:

Davisville: 32-00

Prov Port: 38-00

Hudson: 27-05

Exxon: 37-00

Shell: 40-00

Sprague Providence: 32-00 ( flood tide restricted)

Sprague East providence: 30-00 ( daylight flood restricted)

 

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Narragansett Bay:

This Afternoon<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 2 ft.

Wed<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Wed Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

Thu<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

Thu Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.

Fri Through Sat Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 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 heigh

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Rhode Island Sound:

This Afternoon<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated snow showers.

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wed<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Wed Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

Fri Through Sat Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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:

This Afternoon<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Isolated snow showers.

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Wed<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Wed Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

Thu<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

Thu Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

Fri Through Sat Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">W 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:

This Afternoon<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Isolated snow showers. Scattered snow showers.

Tonight<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered snow showers in the evening.

Wed<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Wed Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

Thu<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Thu Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NE winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Fri Through Sat Night<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 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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Thanks and Best Regards,

 

Tim Manning, Agent

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Moran Shipping Agencies, Inc.

106 Francis Street

Providence, RI 02903

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Notice posted on Tuesday, February 06, 2024

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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.