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Subject:MAINE / NEW HAMPSHIRE DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:
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TERMINAL DRAFT LIMIATATIONS: (as reported by terminal)

PORTLAND ME
                PORTLAND PIPELINE 52' 00" SALT WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                GULF OIL 36'00" SALT WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                CITGO/IRVING TERMINAL 35'00" FRESH WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                GLOBAL OIL 38'00" BRACKISH WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                BUCKEYE/IRVING 37'00" SALT WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                SPRAGUE ROLLING MILLS 35'00" SALT WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                SPRAGUE MERRILLS MARINE 36'00" SALT WATER DRAFT MAX PERMITTED
                TURNERS ISLAND TERMINAL 23'00" SALT WATER DARFT 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 39'00 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:


February 2020


Tu 18 Low 12:25 AM 0.9 6:36 AM Rise 3:19 AM 30
18 High 6:47 AM 9.5 5:14 PM Set 12:27 PM
18 Low 1:18 PM 0.1
18 High 7:35 PM 8.3

W 19 Low 1:30 AM 1.0 6:34 AM Rise 4:16 AM 21
19 High 7:50 AM 9.5 5:16 PM Set 1:20 PM
19 Low 2:20 PM 0.0
19 High 8:36 PM 8.4

Th 20 Low 2:30 AM 0.9 6:33 AM Rise 5:06 AM 13
20 High 8:48 AM 9.6 5:17 PM Set 2:18 PM
20 Low 3:14 PM -0.1
20 High 9:29 PM 8.6

F 21 Low 3:22 AM 0.8 6:31 AM Rise 5:47 AM 7
21 High 9:38 AM 9.7 5:18 PM Set 3:19 PM
21 Low 4:01 PM -0.2
21 High 10:15 PM 8.8

Sa 22 Low 4:09 AM 0.6 6:30 AM Rise 6:22 AM 3
22 High 10:23 AM 9.8 5:20 PM Set 4:21 PM
22 Low 4:43 PM -0.2
22 High 10:55 PM 8.9

Su 23 Low 4:50 AM 0.5 6:28 AM Rise 6:52 AM 0
23 High 11:03 AM 9.8 5:21 PM Set 5:23 PM
23 Low 5:21 PM -0.2
23 High 11:32 PM 9.0

M 24 Low 5:28 AM 0.4 6:26 AM Rise 7:18 AM 0
24 High 11:40 AM 9.7 5:22 PM Set 6:24 PM
24 Low 5:55 PM -0.1

Tu 25 High 12:05 AM 9.0 6:25 AM Rise 7:41 AM 1
25 Low 6:04 AM 0.4 5:24 PM Set 7:24 PM
25 High 12:15 PM 9.5
25 Low 6:28 PM 0.1

W 26 High 12:38 AM 9.0 6:23 AM Rise 8:03 AM 4
26 Low 6:40 AM 0.4 5:25 PM Set 8:24 PM
26 High 12:50 PM 9.3
26 Low 7:00 PM 0.3

Th 27 High 1:10 AM 9.0 6:21 AM Rise 8:25 AM 8
27 Low 7:16 AM 0.6 5:26 PM Set 9:23 PM
27 High 1:26 PM 9.0
27 Low 7:33 PM 0.6

F 28 High 1:45 AM 8.9 6:20 AM Rise 8:48 AM 14
28 Low 7:54 AM 0.7 5:28 PM Set 10:24 PM
28 High 2:04 PM 8.6
28 Low 8:09 PM 0.9

Sa 29 High 2:21 AM 8.8 6:18 AM Rise 9:12 AM 21
29 Low 8:34 AM 0.9 5:29 PM Set 11:26 PM
29 High 2:46 PM 8.3
29 Low 8:48 PM 1.2


March 2020

Su 1 High 3:02 AM 8.7 6:16 AM Rise 9:40 AM 30
1 Low 9:20 AM 1.0 5:30 PM
1 High 3:32 PM 7.9
1 Low 9:32 PM 1.4

M 2 High 3:47 AM 8.7 6:15 AM Set 12:29 AM 39
2 Low 10:11 AM 1.1 5:31 PM Rise 10:13 AM
2 High 4:24 PM 7.7
2 Low 10:22 PM 1.6

Tu 3 High 4:40 AM 8.6 6:13 AM Set 1:32 AM 49
3 Low 11:08 AM 1.2 5:33 PM Rise 10:53 AM
3 High 5:24 PM 7.6
3 Low 11:19 PM 1.7

W 4 High 5:38 AM 8.8 6:11 AM Set 2:34 AM 59
4 Low 12:11 PM 1.0 5:34 PM Rise 11:43 AM
4 High 6:27 PM 7.7

Th 5 Low 12:22 AM 1.6 6:10 AM Set 3:33 AM 69
5 High 6:40 AM 9.1 5:35 PM Rise 12:42 PM
5 Low 1:13 PM 0.6
5 High 7:30 PM 8.0

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Portsmouth NH Tides -

February 2020


Tu 18 Low 12:42 AM 0.8 6:37 AM Rise 3:19 AM 30
18 High 7:09 AM 8.2 5:17 PM Set 12:32 PM
18 Low 1:35 PM 0.1
18 High 7:57 PM 7.1

W 19 Low 1:47 AM 0.9 6:35 AM Rise 4:16 AM 21
19 High 8:12 AM 8.2 5:19 PM Set 1:24 PM
19 Low 2:37 PM 0.0
19 High 8:58 PM 7.2

Th 20 Low 2:47 AM 0.8 6:34 AM Rise 5:06 AM 13
20 High 9:10 AM 8.3 5:20 PM Set 2:22 PM
20 Low 3:31 PM -0.1
20 High 9:51 PM 7.4

F 21 Low 3:39 AM 0.7 6:32 AM Rise 5:47 AM 7
21 High 10:00 AM 8.3 5:21 PM Set 3:23 PM
21 Low 4:18 PM -0.2
21 High 10:37 PM 7.6

Sa 22 Low 4:26 AM 0.5 6:31 AM Rise 6:23 AM 3
22 High 10:45 AM 8.4 5:23 PM Set 4:24 PM
22 Low 5:00 PM -0.2
22 High 11:17 PM 7.7

Su 23 Low 5:07 AM 0.4 6:29 AM Rise 6:53 AM 0
23 High 11:25 AM 8.4 5:24 PM Set 5:26 PM
23 Low 5:38 PM -0.2
23 High 11:54 PM 7.7

M 24 Low 5:45 AM 0.3 6:28 AM Rise 7:19 AM 0
24 High 12:02 PM 8.3 5:25 PM Set 6:27 PM
24 Low 6:12 PM -0.1

Tu 25 High 12:27 AM 7.7 6:26 AM Rise 7:43 AM 1
25 Low 6:21 AM 0.3 5:26 PM Set 7:26 PM
25 High 12:37 PM 8.2
25 Low 6:45 PM 0.1

W 26 High 1:00 AM 7.7 6:24 AM Rise 8:05 AM 4
26 Low 6:57 AM 0.3 5:28 PM Set 8:26 PM
26 High 1:12 PM 8.0
26 Low 7:17 PM 0.3

Th 27 High 1:32 AM 7.7 6:23 AM Rise 8:27 AM 8
27 Low 7:33 AM 0.5 5:29 PM Set 9:25 PM
27 High 1:48 PM 7.7
27 Low 7:50 PM 0.5

F 28 High 2:07 AM 7.7 6:21 AM Rise 8:50 AM 14
28 Low 8:11 AM 0.6 5:30 PM Set 10:25 PM
28 High 2:26 PM 7.4
28 Low 8:26 PM 0.8

Sa 29 High 2:43 AM 7.6 6:20 AM Rise 9:15 AM 21
29 Low 8:51 AM 0.8 5:31 PM Set 11:26 PM
29 High 3:08 PM 7.1
29 Low 9:05 PM 1.0

March 2020

Su 1 High 3:24 AM 7.5 6:18 AM Rise 9:44 AM 30
1 Low 9:37 AM 0.9 5:33 PM
1 High 3:54 PM 6.8
1 Low 9:49 PM 1.2

M 2 High 4:09 AM 7.5 6:16 AM Set 12:29 AM 39
2 Low 10:28 AM 0.9 5:34 PM Rise 10:17 AM
2 High 4:46 PM 6.6
2 Low 10:39 PM 1.4

Tu 3 High 5:02 AM 7.4 6:15 AM Set 1:32 AM 49
3 Low 11:25 AM 1.0 5:35 PM Rise 10:57 AM
3 High 5:46 PM 6.5
3 Low 11:36 PM 1.5

W 4 High 6:00 AM 7.6 6:13 AM Set 2:34 AM 59
4 Low 12:28 PM 0.9 5:36 PM Rise 11:47 AM
4 High 6:49 PM 6.6

Th 5 Low 12:39 AM 1.4 6:11 AM Set 3:33 AM 69
5 High 7:02 AM 7.8 5:38 PM Rise 12:46 PM
5 Low 1:30 PM 0.5
5 High 7:52 PM 6.9



Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
642 AM EST Tue Feb 18 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

TODAY
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
building to 4 to 7 ft this afternoon. A slight chance of snow this
morning, then snow and rain this afternoon. Vsby variable to less
than one quarter NM.

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft, subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
after midnight. Rain, mainly in the evening. Vsby 1 to 3 NM.

WED
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Light freezing spray after midnight.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Light freezing spray.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Light freezing spray.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.




ANZ152-190145-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
642 AM EST Tue Feb 18 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

TODAY
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
building to 5 to 8 ft this afternoon. Snow and rain this afternoon.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM this afternoon.

TONIGHT
S winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming W
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Rain, mainly in the evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter
NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM after midnight.

WED
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Light freezing spray.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Light freezing spray.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Light freezing spray.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft.




ANZ150-190145-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
642 AM EST Tue Feb 18 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

TODAY
SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, increasing to
15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft,
building to 5 to 8 ft this afternoon. Snow and rain this afternoon.
Vsby variable to less than one quarter NM this afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt, becoming W
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt after midnight. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Rain, mainly in the evening. Vsby variable to less than one quarter
NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM after midnight.

WED
W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 35 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft, subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after midnight. Light freezing spray.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Light freezing spray.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Light freezing spray.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

SAT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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




ANZ153-190145-
Casco Bay-
642 AM EST Tue Feb 18 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE
10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Seas around 2 ft,
building to 3 to 5 ft this afternoon. A slight chance of snow this
morning, then snow this afternoon. Vsby variable to less than one
quarter NM.

TONIGHT
E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W after midnight. Gusts up
to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Rain, mainly in the evening. Vsby variable
to less than one quarter NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM after midnight.

WED
W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Light freezing spray.

THU
NW winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Light freezing spray.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming N
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds around 5 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.




ANZ151-190145-
Penobscot Bay-
642 AM EST Tue Feb 18 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming SE
15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 ft,
building to 2 to 4 ft this afternoon. Snow this afternoon. Vsby
variable to less than one quarter NM this afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Rain and snow in the
evening, then a chance of rain after midnight. Vsby variable to less
than one quarter NM, increasing to 1 to 3 NM after midnight.

WED
W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. Light freezing spray.

THU
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. Light freezing spray.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt,
diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft in the
evening, then 1 foot or less. Light freezing spray.

FRI
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Light freezing spray.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft.

SAT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less.


Notice posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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.