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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Wednesday, February 07, 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">Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North wind around 8 mph.

Tonight<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 44. Light and variable wind.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

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 48. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

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 around 10 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 57. Southwest wind 10 to 14 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 41. Southwest wind 10 to 14 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 50. West wind 11 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. West wind 10 to 13 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 45. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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Tides:

Newport:

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">Date                     Day        Time                     Pred      High/Low

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      05:16 AM            3.60      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      11:32 AM            -0.12     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      05:41 PM            3.11      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      11:12 PM            -0.42     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        06:10 AM            3.97      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        12:20 PM            -0.36     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        06:33 PM            3.51      H

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Providence:

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">Date                     Day        Time                     Pred      High/Low

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      05:16 AM            3.60      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      11:32 AM            -0.12     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      05:41 PM            3.11      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/07       Wed      11:12 PM            -0.42     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        06:10 AM            3.97      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        12:20 PM            -0.36     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/08       Thu        06:33 PM            3.51      H

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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 around 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.

Tonight<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 1 foot or less.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds around 5 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Waves 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">S winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NW winds around 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 height.

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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 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 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 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">NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the morning, then 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">SE winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NW 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 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">N winds around 5 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">E winds around 5 kt, becoming S around 5 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">NW 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 10 to 15 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 5 to 10 kt. 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">N 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">NE winds around 5 kt, becoming S after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

Sat Through Sun 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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Tim Manning, Agent

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Notice posted on Wednesday, February 07, 2024

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.