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Subject:Shipping Notice from Moran Shipping - Philadelphia - PHILADELPHIA UPDATE-- HURRICANE STATUS XRAY
Date:Friday, August 26, 2011
Priority:Normal
Notice:8/26/2011 1:25:40 PM

Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA UPDATE-- HURRICANE STATUS XRAY

USCG HAS IMPOSED HURRICANE STATUS XRAY 48 HOURS BEFORE ANTICIPATED
LANDFALL



Hazardous weather condition(s):


Hurricane Warning
Flood Watch
Hazardous Weather Outlook


This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an
inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Some of
the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall
amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts
possible in thunderstorms.

Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and
possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Breezy, with a east wind 6 to 9 mph increasing to between 17 and 20 mph.
Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three
quarters and one inch possible.

Saturday Night: Tropical storm conditions expected, with hurricane
conditions possible. Periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of
the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 68. East wind 31 to
36 mph increasing to between 38 and 48 mph. Winds could gust as high as
55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2
and 3 inches possible.

Sunday: Tropical storm conditions possible. Periods of rain and possibly
a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then scattered rain and thunderstorms
after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 77.
Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4
inches possible.

Sunday Night: Scattered showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low
around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a
quarter and half of an inch possible.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

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Hazardous marine condition(s):
Hurricane Warning
Hazardous Weather Outlook


ANZ400-262100-
1033 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2011


.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL BE STALLED NEAR THE COAST TODAY AND
SATURDAY. MEANWHILE, HURRICANE IRENE WILL MOVE NORTHWARD AND UP THE
EAST COAST SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, HOWEVER EXACTLY WHERE THE CENTER
TRACKS STILL CARRIES SOME UNCERTAINTY. THE STORM IS THEN FORECAST TO
EXIT TO OUR NORTH AND NORTHEAST LATER SUNDAY. PLEASE SEE THE
LATEST ADVISORY ON IRENE FROM THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY BEFORE BEGINNING TO
SHIFT OFF THE COAST THURSDAY.

$$


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ANZ452>455-262100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
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-
1033 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2011

HURRICANE WARNING IN EFFECT


REST OF TODAY
SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS THIS
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS THIS AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

SAT
E WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT... INCREASING
TO 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM...DECREASING TO 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 50 TO 60 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 KT...
INCREASING TO 60 TO 80 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 90 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PERIODS OF RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SUN
NW WINDS 55 TO 75 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 90 KT...BECOMING W
30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF
RAIN AND SCATTERED TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.

MON
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING NW AROUND 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

Notice posted on Friday, August 26, 2011

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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.