Skip to main content

Philadelphia

Go Search
All Ports
Philadelphia
PHL Calendar
  
Philadelphia > Pages > Notices  

Web Part Page Title Bar image
Notices

 Year

 Month

 Port Updates

 Daily Port Update

Subject:MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update
Date:Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

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

Local Time – GMT -4              

News –

 

<span-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:navy">August 29, 2019

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TO:

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Maritime Operations Committee
Maritime Exchange Navigation Group

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The Maritime Exchange is forwarding the following MSIB from the U.S. Coast Guard for your information. 

MSIB 14-19 SILVER RUN CABLE PROJECT

The Coast Guard has established a safety zone within the waters of the Delaware River, in the vicinity of Baker Range, between Delaware and New Jersey (see page 2 for chartlet of the project area). The safety zone will cover all navigable waters in the Delaware River within 300 yards of the cable laying barge ULISSE while it is exhibiting lights or shapes indicating it is restricted in its ability to maneuver per § 83.27 of this Chapter during submarine cable laying operations in and around Baker Range. Entry into, transiting, or anchoring within the safety zone is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port (COTP), Delaware Bay, his designated representative, or the barge ULISSE. Vessels may, without prior authorization from the COTP or COTP’s representative, transit the safety zone if they meet all of the following criteria:

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black">• Vessel must contact the barge ULISSE and arrange for safe passage.
• Vessel shall maintain the minimum safe speed to reduce wake and maintain steerage.
• Vessel may begin, and must complete, its transit through the safety zone only when ULISSE is not conducting cable laying operations within Baker Range Channel as depicted on U.S. Nautical Charts 12311 or US5DE13M. Cable laying operations within the channel will be announced via marine radio broadcasts by barge ULISSE, are expected to last approximately 4 hours at a time, and will be visually signaled by ULISSE displaying lights or shapes exhibiting restricted in ability to maneuver.

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black">Operations will be conducted 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The barge ULISSE will monitor VHF-FM Channels 13, 14, & 16.

<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;color:black">If you have any questions regarding the contents of this bulletin, please contact the Waterways Management staff at (215) 271-4814 or the Situation Unit Controller at (215) 271-4807.

<span-size:14.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:navy;mso-fareast-language:EN-US">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-US"> 

Marine Weather

ANZ400-082215-

629 AM EDT Tue Oct 8 2019

 

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

ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

 A cold front will move offshore today, with a surface low developing

off the Carolina coast. This low will drift slowly northeastward off

the Mid-Atlantic coast through this weekend. A cold front will move

through the region late this weekend, finally forcing the offshore

low to move well east of the area by early next week.

 

 ANZ454-455-082215-

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-

629 AM EDT Tue Oct 8 2019

 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY

AFTERNOON

 

TODAY

NE winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt late

this morning and afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft,

building to 6 to 8 ft this afternoon. Swell mainly from the SE

with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A chance of showers.

 

TONIGHT

NE winds around 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas

5 to 8 ft. Swell mainly from the SE with a dominant period of

8 seconds. A chance of showers.

 

WED

NE winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 6 to

8 ft, building to 8 to 11 ft early in the morning. Swell mainly

from the SE with a dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of

showers.

 

WED NIGHT

NE winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt in the

late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

Swell mainly from the E with a dominant period of 10 seconds. A

chance of showers.

 

THU

N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to

10 ft. A chance of showers.

 

THU NIGHT

N winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas

8 to 11 ft. A chance of showers.

 

FRI

N winds around 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 8 to

11 ft. A chance of showers.

 

FRI NIGHT

N winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas

9 to 12 ft. A chance of showers.

 

SAT

N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the

afternoon. Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. A chance of

showers.

 

SAT NIGHT

N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. A chance of

showers in the evening.

 

Subscribe / Unsubscribe to Daily Port Updates

Visit our Moran Shipping Ports Site

Notice posted on Tuesday, October 08, 2019

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.