Good Day from Moran Shipping Agencies in Port Philadelphia / Wilmington,
Local Time – GMT -4
November 8, 2018
Maritime Operations Committee
Maritime Exchange Navigation Distribution
The Maritime Exchange is forwarding the following dredging information from the U.S. Coast for your information:
MSIB 44-18 Dredge New York Hydraulic Hammer Operations
Beginning November 8, 2018 and continuing through approximately November 30, 2018, the dredge NEW YORK will be conducting hydraulic hammer operations in and around Marcus Hook Range. Operations will take place 24 hours a day, 7 days
Vessels wishing to transit in the vicinity of the dredge NEW YORK should contact the dredge at least 1 hour prior to arrival, and again 30 minutes prior to arrival in order to arrange safe passage. The dredge can be contacted via VHF-FM
Channel 13 or 16.
If you have any questions regarding the content of this bulletin, please contact the Waterways Management staff at (215) 271-4814/4889 or the Command Center at (215) 271-4807.
600 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...
Strong low pressure off the New Jersey coast early this morning
will move northeastward, reaching Nova Scotia this evening. High
pressure is expected to build into our region from the west for
Saturday and Sunday. A cold front approaching from the northwest
is anticipated to arrive on Sunday night with another cold front
following on Tuesday. High pressure is expected for Wednesday and
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-
600 AM EST Fri Nov 16 2018
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
W winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, diminishing
to 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt late. Seas 8 to 12 ft,
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant
period of 10 seconds.
W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 4 ft late. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 10 seconds.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of
N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 3 ft until early
morning, then 2 ft or less. Swell mainly from the SE with a
dominant period of 9 seconds.
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
SE winds around 5 kt, becoming SW after midnight.
Seas 2 ft or less.
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less, then around 3 ft in the afternoon.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 3 ft.
NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas around 3 ft.
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas around 3 ft.
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