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MSA - PHL/WIL - MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update -- USCG notification Port Condition Whiskey (modified)02/28/2019 Normal
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MSA - PHL/WIL - MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update 02/22/2019 Normal
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MSA - PHL/WIL - MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update CBP requirement for vessels lightering to extinction at Bigstone anchorage 02/11/2019 Normal
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 Daily Port Update

Subject:MSA - PHL/WIL - MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Priority:Normal
Attachments:
Marcus Hook anchorage restrictions.pdf    
Notice:

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

Local Time – GMT -5              

News –

December 10, 2018

SEASONAL ICE ALERT

The Captain of the Port, Delaware Bay has set a Seasonal Ice Alert for navigation on the Delaware River, Delaware Bay, Chesapeake Canal, Delaware Canal, all existing tributaries, and the New Jersey and Delaware Shores. Mariners observing any ice conditions are asked to report them using the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Ice Reporting Form located on the unit’s website. The address is:

https://www.atlanticarea.uscg.mil/Our-Organization/District-5/District-Units/Sector-Delaware-Bay/

Mariners can also report conditions to the CG Sector Delaware Bay Command Center on VHF Channel 16 or call (215) 271-4807.

If you have any questions regarding the contents of this bulletin, please contact the Waterways Management staff at (215) 271-4889.

December 3, 2018

TO:        Maritime Exchange Navigation Group

The Maritime Exchange is forwarding the following from the Mariners' Advisory Committee for the Bay and River Delaware for your information.

Navigation Notices: Due to soundings for the Upper Delaware that were recently published by the the USACE, the MAC Transit Advisories will be amended to read as follows until further notice:

Upper Delaware River/Vessel Draft Inbound

1. Vessels less than 32`06" FW may transit on any stage of the tide or current.

2. Vessels 32`06" FW or greater up to 38`06" FW in draft should arrive in Philadelphia Harbor no later than 8 hours and 15 minutes, or earlier than 5 hours and 45 minutes from slack flood current at Cape Henlopen.

3. Vessels 32`06" FW or greater up to 38`06" FW in draft shall avoid meeting outbound shipping traffic above the Delair Railroad Bridge.

View Message On Site: http://www.macdelriv.org/mb.php?mid=875

January 11, 2019

TO:        Maritime Operations Committee

Maritime Exchange Navigation Distribution

The Maritime Exchange is forwarding the following dredging notices from the U.S. Coast Guard for your information.

MSIB 01-19 Marcus Hook Range, Marcus Hook Anchorage, New Castle Range and Deepwater Point Range Dredging Maintenance Project from January 15, 2019 through May 31, 2019

The Coast Guard is establishing two safety zones to facilitate the Philadelphia to Sea Dredging Maintenance Project.  Dredging operations will be conducted in the Delaware River from January 15, 2019 through May 31, 2019.  Operations will be conducted in Marcus Hook Range, followed by Marcus Hook Anchorage (No. 7), New Castle Range, and Deepwater Point Range.

MSIB 02-19 Chester and Bellevue Ranges from January 12, 2019 through January 21, 2019

The dredge NEW YORK Hydraulic Hammer Operations begin on January 12, 2019 and continues through approximately January 21, 2019.  The dredge will be conducting hydraulic hammer operations in and around Chester Range and Bellevue Range.  Operations will take place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Please view both MSIBs for complete details of the operations.

Marine Weather

 

ANZ400-052315-

649 AM EST Tue Feb 5 2019

 

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

ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

 A weak cold front will cross our region later today then stall to

our south through Thursday. Meanwhile, high pressure builds in

tonight into Wednesday before moving offshore. Some weak waves of

low pressure track along the stalled front through Thursday; however,

a strong cold front then crosses our region Friday. High pressure

builds in for the weekend; then unsettled weather should return

early next week as low pressure and a cold front arrive.

 ANZ454-455-052315-

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-

649 AM EST Tue Feb 5 2019

 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING

 

TODAY

SW winds around 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from

the SE with a dominant period of 10 seconds.  Areas of fog early

this morning with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

 

TONIGHT

NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas

3 to 5 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of

10 seconds.

 

WED

E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the

SE with a dominant period of 9 seconds.

 

WED NIGHT

S winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to

5 ft. Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of

9 seconds.  A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely

after midnight.

 

THU

SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming S

5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in

the morning.

 

THU NIGHT

S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas

3 to 5 ft.

 

FRI

W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to

5 ft. Showers likely.

 

FRI NIGHT

NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas

3 to 4 ft.

 

SAT

NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to

4 ft.

 

SAT NIGHT

N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,

diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 3 ft in the

evening, then 2 ft or less.

 

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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.