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Subject:MAINE / NEW HAMPSHIRE DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Thursday, April 05, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:
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The National Homeland Security Advisory System is at Yellow (MARSEC Level I), or an elevated level of threat for the Ports of Maine and New Hampshire.

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TERMINAL DRAFT LIMIATATIONS:

PORTLAND ME (ALL DRAFTS FOR PORTLAND ARE SALT WATER)
PORTLAND PIPELINE 52' 00" MAX PERMITTED
GULF OIL 36'00" MAX PERMITTED
CITGO/IRVING TERMINAL 34'00" MAX PERMITTED
GLOBAL OIL 38'00" BRACKISH DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
BUCKEYE/IRVING 37'00" MAX PERMITTED
SPRAGUE ROLLING MILLS 35'00" MAX PERMITTED
SPRAGUE MERRILLS MARINE 36'00" MAX PERMITTED
TURNERS ISLAND TERMINAL 23'00" MAX PERMITTED


PORTSMOUTH NH (ALL DRAFTS FOR PORTSMOUTH ARE SALT WATER)
GRANITE STATE MINERAL 35'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED
NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE PORT AUTHORITY 35'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED
IRVING OIL TERMINAL 36'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED
PUBLIC SERVICE NEW HAMPSHIRE 35'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED
SPRAGUE AVERY LANE / SEA 3 36'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED
SPRAGUE RIVER ROAD 34'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED

SEARSPORT ME (ALL DRAFTS FOR SEARSPORT SALT WATER)
LIQUID BERTH:
***SPRAGUE ENERGY HAS ADVISED THEY WILL ACCEPT ANY VESSEL WITH DRAFT OF 28'00" OR LESS ANYTIME***
***SPRAGUE ENERGY HAS ADVISED ANY VESSEL WITH DRAFT OVER 28'00" UPD TO MAX 35'00" WILL BE ACCEPTED USING A 2 FENDER SYSTEM TO BREAST OFF THE BERTH**
MACKPOINT / SPRAGUE BULK PIER 37'00 MAX DRAFT PERMITTED

BUCKSPORT ME (ALL DRAFTS FOR BUCKSPORT ARE BRACKISH WATER)
WEBBER TANKS 35'00" MAX DRAFT PERMITTED

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PORTLAND TIDES:


Day High Tide Height Sunrise Moon Time % Moon
/Low Time Feet Sunset Visible
April 2018


Th 5 High 3:04 AM 9.6 6:15 AM Set 9:31 AM 81
5 Low 9:26 AM 0.2 7:12 PM
5 High 3:41 PM 8.7
5 Low 9:38 PM 1.2

F 6 High 3:49 AM 9.2 6:13 AM Rise 12:34 AM 73
6 Low 10:15 AM 0.6 7:14 PM Set 10:12 AM
6 High 4:31 PM 8.3
6 Low 10:26 PM 1.6

Sa 7 High 4:38 AM 8.8 6:12 AM Rise 1:26 AM 64
7 Low 11:07 AM 1.0 7:15 PM Set 10:58 AM
7 High 5:25 PM 8.0
7 Low 11:20 PM 2.0

Su 8 High 5:33 AM 8.5 6:10 AM Rise 2:13 AM 54
8 Low 12:04 PM 1.3 7:16 PM Set 11:49 AM
8 High 6:23 PM 7.8

M 9 Low 12:19 AM 2.1 6:08 AM Rise 2:56 AM 45
9 High 6:32 AM 8.4 7:17 PM Set 12:43 PM
9 Low 1:03 PM 1.4
9 High 7:21 PM 7.8

Tu 10 Low 1:19 AM 2.1 6:07 AM Rise 3:34 AM 36
10 High 7:31 AM 8.4 7:18 PM Set 1:41 PM
10 Low 1:59 PM 1.3
10 High 8:16 PM 8.0

W 11 Low 2:16 AM 1.8 6:05 AM Rise 4:09 AM 27
11 High 8:27 AM 8.6 7:20 PM Set 2:41 PM
11 Low 2:49 PM 1.1
11 High 9:05 PM 8.4

Th 12 Low 3:06 AM 1.4 6:03 AM Rise 4:40 AM 18
12 High 9:18 AM 8.9 7:21 PM Set 3:43 PM
12 Low 3:34 PM 0.8
12 High 9:48 PM 8.8

F 13 Low 3:52 AM 0.9 6:01 AM Rise 5:10 AM 11
13 High 10:03 AM 9.2 7:22 PM Set 4:48 PM
13 Low 4:14 PM 0.5
13 High 10:28 PM 9.3

Sa 14 Low 4:34 AM 0.4 6:00 AM Rise 5:39 AM 5
14 High 10:45 AM 9.5 7:23 PM Set 5:54 PM
14 Low 4:53 PM 0.2
14 High 11:05 PM 9.8

Su 15 Low 5:14 AM -0.1 5:58 AM Rise 6:08 AM 1
15 High 11:26 AM 9.8 7:24 PM Set 7:01 PM
15 Low 5:30 PM -0.1
15 High 11:43 PM 10.2

M 16 Low 5:55 AM -0.5 5:56 AM Rise 6:39 AM 0
16 High 12:07 PM 10.0 7:26 PM Set 8:11 PM
16 Low 6:10 PM -0.2

Tu 17 High 12:21 AM 10.5 5:55 AM Rise 7:12 AM 0
17 Low 6:37 AM -0.8 7:27 PM Set 9:21 PM
17 High 12:50 PM 10.0
17 Low 6:51 PM -0.3

W 18 High 1:02 AM 10.8 5:53 AM Rise 7:50 AM 3
18 Low 7:21 AM -1.0 7:28 PM Set 10:31 PM
18 High 1:35 PM 10.0
18 Low 7:35 PM -0.2

Th 19 High 1:47 AM 10.9 5:51 AM Rise 8:33 AM 9
19 Low 8:09 AM -1.0 7:29 PM Set 11:39 PM
19 High 2:24 PM 9.8
19 Low 8:23 PM 0.0

F 20 High 2:36 AM 10.8 5:50 AM Rise 9:24 AM 17
20 Low 9:01 AM -0.9 7:30 PM
20 High 3:17 PM 9.5
20 Low 9:15 PM 0.3

Sa 21 High 3:29 AM 10.5 5:48 AM Set 12:42 AM 26
21 Low 9:57 AM -0.6 7:31 PM Rise 10:21 AM
21 High 4:16 PM 9.3
21 Low 10:14 PM 0.6

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Portsmouth NH Tides -


April 2018

Th 5 High 3:26 AM 8.3 6:18 AM Set 9:34 AM 81
5 Low 9:43 AM 0.2 7:14 PM
5 High 4:03 PM 7.5
5 Low 9:55 PM 1.0

F 6 High 4:11 AM 7.9 6:16 AM Rise 12:34 AM 73
6 Low 10:32 AM 0.5 7:15 PM Set 10:16 AM
6 High 4:53 PM 7.1
6 Low 10:43 PM 1.4

Sa 7 High 5:00 AM 7.6 6:14 AM Rise 1:26 AM 64
7 Low 11:24 AM 0.9 7:16 PM Set 11:02 AM
7 High 5:47 PM 6.9
7 Low 11:37 PM 1.7

Su 8 High 5:55 AM 7.3 6:13 AM Rise 2:13 AM 54
8 Low 12:21 PM 1.1 7:17 PM Set 11:53 AM
8 High 6:45 PM 6.7

M 9 Low 12:36 AM 1.8 6:11 AM Rise 2:56 AM 45
9 High 6:54 AM 7.2 7:18 PM Set 12:47 PM
9 Low 1:20 PM 1.2
9 High 7:43 PM 6.7

Tu 10 Low 1:36 AM 1.8 6:09 AM Rise 3:35 AM 36
10 High 7:53 AM 7.2 7:20 PM Set 1:44 PM
10 Low 2:16 PM 1.1
10 High 8:38 PM 6.9

W 11 Low 2:33 AM 1.5 6:08 AM Rise 4:10 AM 27
11 High 8:49 AM 7.4 7:21 PM Set 2:44 PM
11 Low 3:06 PM 0.9
11 High 9:27 PM 7.2

Th 12 Low 3:23 AM 1.2 6:06 AM Rise 4:42 AM 18
12 High 9:40 AM 7.7 7:22 PM Set 3:46 PM
12 Low 3:51 PM 0.7
12 High 10:10 PM 7.6

F 13 Low 4:09 AM 0.8 6:04 AM Rise 5:12 AM 11
13 High 10:25 AM 7.9 7:23 PM Set 4:50 PM
13 Low 4:31 PM 0.4
13 High 10:50 PM 8.0

Sa 14 Low 4:51 AM 0.3 6:03 AM Rise 5:41 AM 5
14 High 11:07 AM 8.2 7:24 PM Set 5:56 PM
14 Low 5:10 PM 0.2
14 High 11:27 PM 8.4

Su 15 Low 5:31 AM -0.1 6:01 AM Rise 6:10 AM 1
15 High 11:48 AM 8.4 7:25 PM Set 7:03 PM
15 Low 5:47 PM -0.1

M 16 High 12:05 AM 8.8 5:59 AM Rise 6:41 AM 0
16 Low 6:12 AM -0.4 7:27 PM Set 8:12 PM
16 High 12:29 PM 8.6
16 Low 6:27 PM -0.2

Tu 17 High 12:43 AM 9.0 5:58 AM Rise 7:15 AM 0
17 Low 6:54 AM -0.7 7:28 PM Set 9:22 PM
17 High 1:12 PM 8.6
17 Low 7:08 PM -0.3

W 18 High 1:24 AM 9.3 5:56 AM Rise 7:53 AM 3
18 Low 7:38 AM -0.9 7:29 PM Set 10:32 PM
18 High 1:57 PM 8.6
18 Low 7:52 PM -0.2

Th 19 High 2:09 AM 9.4 5:54 AM Rise 8:37 AM 9
19 Low 8:26 AM -0.9 7:30 PM Set 11:40 PM
19 High 2:46 PM 8.4
19 Low 8:40 PM 0.0

F 20 High 2:58 AM 9.3 5:53 AM Rise 9:28 AM 17
20 Low 9:18 AM -0.8 7:31 PM
20 High 3:39 PM 8.2
20 Low 9:32 PM 0.3

Sa 21 High 3:51 AM 9.0 5:51 AM Set 12:43 AM 26
21 Low 10:14 AM -0.5 7:32 PM Rise 10:25 AM
21 High 4:38 PM 8.0
21 Low 10:31 PM 0.5

Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
307 AM EDT Thu Apr 5 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. A
chance of snow in the morning, then rain and snow likely in the
afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W after midnight. Gusts
up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening.
Vsby 1 to 3 NM after midnight.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
A chance of rain and snow in the morning, then a chance of rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain and snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of snow or rain showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

MON
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.




ANZ152-052115-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
307 AM EDT Thu Apr 5 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft,
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

FRI
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Snow and rain likely in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. Rain likely, mainly in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of rain and snow in the morning,
then a chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
W winds around 10 kt, becoming NW with gusts up to
25 kt after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of snow or rain showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.




ANZ150-052115-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
307 AM EDT Thu Apr 5 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
W winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft this afternoon.

TONIGHT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft, subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after
midnight.

FRI
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Snow and rain likely in the afternoon
with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
S winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.

SAT
W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A chance of snow showers. A chance of
rain in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
W winds around 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Gusts
up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain and snow showers. Vsby
1 to 3 NM.

SUN
N winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.




ANZ153-052115-
Casco Bay-
307 AM EDT Thu Apr 5 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
W winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

TONIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt in the evening.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of snow in
the morning, then rain and snow likely in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to
3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of rain and snow
after midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to
10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
A chance of rain and snow in the morning, then a chance of rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in
the evening. A chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.

MON
NW winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.




ANZ151-052115-
Penobscot Bay-
307 AM EDT Thu Apr 5 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt this
afternoon. Gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

TONIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

FRI
SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Snow and rain in the
afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 NM.

FRI NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Rain and snow in the evening, then a chance of rain after
midnight. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT
W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of rain and
snow in the morning, then a chance of rain and snow showers in the
afternoon. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers in
the evening. A chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN
N winds around 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
A chance of snow showers. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas
around 2 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 foot or
less.

MON NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.



Notice posted on Thursday, April 05, 2018

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.