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Subject:MSA - PHL/WIL - Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, December 05, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

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

Port Marsec Level 1

Local Time – GMT -5              

News –

 

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<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.

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Marine Weather

ANZ400-052315-

621 AM EST Thu Dec 5 2019

 

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

ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

 High pressure will build into the region through early Friday as a

weakening area of low pressure retreats northeast into the Canadian

Maritimes. A strong, but moisture-limited cold front will sweep

across the region Friday night into Saturday, before high pressure

builds into the region for the weekend. By Sunday afternoon, a warm

front will lift northward across the region ahead of a larger storm

system and attendant cold front that is poised to affect our region

through the beginning of next week. This cold front is forecast to

cross the mid-Atlantic Tuesday, with perhaps a secondary cold front

passing through Wednesday.

 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-

621 AM EST Thu Dec 5 2019

 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING

 

TODAY

NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to

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

5 seconds.

 

TONIGHT

NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, becoming

W 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft until early morning, then 2 ft or

less. Swell mainly from the NW with a dominant period of

4 seconds.

 

FRI

W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt with gusts up

to 25 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, then 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon.

Swell mainly from the W with a dominant period of 4 seconds.

 

FRI NIGHT

W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N after midnight.

Gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Swell mainly from the SW with

a dominant period of 5 seconds.

 

SAT

N winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning.

Seas around 3 ft.

 

SAT NIGHT

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

around 3 ft in the evening, then 2 ft or less.

 

SUN

SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

 

SUN NIGHT

S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas

3 to 5 ft. Rain likely in the evening, then showers likely after

midnight.

 

MON

S winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to

7 ft. Showers likely.

 

MON NIGHT

SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas

5 to 7 ft. Showers likely.

 

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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.