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Subject:MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update -
Date:Friday, August 17, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:

Good Day from Moran Shipping Agencies in Port Philadelphia / Wilmington,

Local Time – GMT -4              

News - NIL

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Marine weather

 

ANZ400-172200-

530 AM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

 

 .SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK

ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

 A surface trough will strengthen across the east coast today

and tonight. A cold front will move across the east coast on

Saturday and stalls to our south Sunday into Monday as several

waves of low pressure develop and move along the boundary to our

south. High pressure builds across New England Sunday into

Monday, with our area on the far southern edge. The front to our

south will return north as a warm front Tuesday into Tuesday

night, before another cold front moves across the area

Wednesday. High pressure begins to build to our west on

Thursday.

 

 ANZ454-455-172200-

Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-

Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-

530 AM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

 

TODAY

SW winds around 5 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt with gusts

up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft

late. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of

9 seconds.  A slight chance of showers and tstms late.

 

TONIGHT

SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to

4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of

9 seconds.  Showers and tstms likely, mainly in the evening.

 

SAT

SW winds around 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt early in the

morning. Seas around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a

dominant period of 6 seconds.  A chance of showers and tstms

early in the morning. A chance of showers and tstms in the

afternoon.

 

SAT NIGHT

W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming

NW late. Seas around 3 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a

dominant period of 6 seconds.  A chance of tstms. Showers likely

until early morning, then a chance of showers late.

 

SUN

NW winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas

2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the afternoon. A chance of

showers and tstms.

 

SUN NIGHT

NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. A chance of

showers and tstms.

 

MON

NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

 

MON NIGHT

SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

 

TUE

SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 15 kt in the

afternoon. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms in the

afternoon.

 

TUE NIGHT

SW winds around 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft. A chance of

showers and tstms.

 Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

 

 

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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.