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Subject:RI Operations Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, February 09, 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",serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">A slight chance of showers after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">A chance of rain after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">A chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a chance of snow between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 16 mph.

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Tides:

Newport:

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

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/09       Fri          12:06 AM            -0.65     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/09       Fri          07:00 AM            4.26      H

2024/02/09       Fri          01:05 PM            -0.58     L

2024/02/09       Fri          07:23 PM            3.87      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         01:01 AM            -0.81     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         07:48 AM            4.41      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         01:49 PM            -0.74     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         08:12 PM            4.13      H

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Providence:

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

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/09       Fri          12:09 AM            -0.69     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/09       Fri          07:15 AM            5.24      H

2024/02/09       Fri          12:53 PM            -0.50     L

2024/02/09       Fri          07:37 PM            4.81      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         01:00 AM            -0.87     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         08:04 AM            5.45      H

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         01:39 PM            -0.71     L

<span-family:"Aptos",sans-serif">2024/02/10       Sat         08:27 PM            5.06      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:

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">S winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft this afternoon.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

Mon Night And Tue<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and snow.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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:

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds around 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog in the evening.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of snow and rain.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 5 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<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft this afternoon.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Vsby 1 to 3 nm in the morning.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the evening.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow and rain.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 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<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">

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

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.

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

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

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">W winds around 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of rain.

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

<span-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue",serif;color:#333333">SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain. 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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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.