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Subject:MAINE / NEW HAMPSHIRE DAILY PORT UPDATE
Date:Thursday, August 11, 2022
Priority:Normal
Notice:***********************

COVID 19 SHARED LINKS:

Frequently Asked Questions: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/covid-19-basics/faq
CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
USCG: https://www.uscg.mil/Coronavirus/
CBP: https://www.dhs.gov/coronavirus

Presidential Proclamations have placed entry restrictions from persons arriving from or through the following countries: Iran, China, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland, United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.

Maritime commerce is vital to the U.S. economy and the Coast Guard has the responsibility to safely enable the uninterrupted flow of maritime cargo.
Non-passenger commercial vessels that have been to the countries noted above or embarked crewmembers from the countries noted above within the last 14 days, with no sick crewmembers, will be permitted to enter the U.S. and conduct normal operations, provided that crewmembers remain aboard.

CREW CHANGES:
                Portland / Searsport / Bucksport ME and Portsmouth NH:  The port director in Portland ME is allowing crew to sign off and repatriate back home under following conditions:
                                Crew must hold valid US Visa
                                Crew departure flights MUST be direct foreign - NO CONNECTIONS WITHIN US PERMITTED
                                Crew departure flights MUST depart prior to vessel departing port
Crew signing off must get PCR testing prior to flights departure

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TERMINAL DRAFT LIMIATATIONS: (as reported by terminal)

PORTLAND ME
                PORTLAND PIPELINE 50' 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 33'00" 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:


August 2022

Th 11 Low 4:50 AM -1.0 5:41 AM Set 4:36 AM 97
11 High 11:04 AM 9.5 7:51 PM Rise 8:12 PM
11 Low 4:59 PM -0.1
11 High 11:17 PM 11.3

F 12 Low 5:45 AM -1.3 5:42 AM Set 5:59 AM 99
12 High 11:59 AM 9.9 7:49 PM Rise 8:44 PM
12 Low 5:55 PM -0.4

Sa 13 High 12:12 AM 11.4 5:43 AM Set 7:19 AM 99
13 Low 6:36 AM -1.3 7:48 PM Rise 9:10 PM
13 High 12:50 PM 10.1
13 Low 6:49 PM -0.5

Su 14 High 1:05 AM 11.2 5:45 AM Set 8:36 AM 95
14 Low 7:26 AM -1.2 7:46 PM Rise 9:32 PM
14 High 1:41 PM 10.2
14 Low 7:42 PM -0.5

M 15 High 1:58 AM 10.9 5:46 AM Set 9:50 AM 90
15 Low 8:14 AM -0.9 7:45 PM Rise 9:54 PM
15 High 2:30 PM 10.2
15 Low 8:36 PM -0.3

Tu 16 High 2:50 AM 10.3 5:47 AM Set 11:01 AM 82
16 Low 9:03 AM -0.4 7:43 PM Rise 10:15 PM
16 High 3:19 PM 10.0
16 Low 9:29 PM 0.0

W 17 High 3:42 AM 9.7 5:48 AM Set 12:09 PM 73
17 Low 9:52 AM 0.2 7:42 PM Rise 10:38 PM
17 High 4:09 PM 9.7
17 Low 10:25 PM 0.4

Th 18 High 4:37 AM 9.0 5:49 AM Set 1:17 PM 64
18 Low 10:42 AM 0.8 7:40 PM Rise 11:03 PM
18 High 5:00 PM 9.4
18 Low 11:22 PM 0.8

F 19 High 5:35 AM 8.4 5:50 AM Set 2:23 PM 54
19 Low 11:35 AM 1.3 7:38 PM Rise 11:33 PM
19 High 5:54 PM 9.1

Sa 20 Low 12:22 AM 1.1 5:51 AM Set 3:26 PM 44
20 High 6:35 AM 8.0 7:37 PM
20 Low 12:32 PM 1.8
20 High 6:50 PM 8.9

Su 21 Low 1:24 AM 1.2 5:52 AM Rise 12:09 AM 35
21 High 7:36 AM 7.8 7:35 PM Set 4:25 PM
21 Low 1:30 PM 2.0
21 High 7:48 PM 8.8

M 22 Low 2:23 AM 1.2 5:54 AM Rise 12:53 AM 26
22 High 8:35 AM 7.7 7:34 PM Set 5:18 PM
22 Low 2:26 PM 2.0
22 High 8:43 PM 8.9

Tu 23 Low 3:16 AM 1.1 5:55 AM Rise 1:44 AM 18
23 High 9:28 AM 7.8 7:32 PM Set 6:03 PM
23 Low 3:18 PM 1.9
23 High 9:34 PM 9.1

W 24 Low 4:04 AM 0.9 5:56 AM Rise 2:43 AM 11
24 High 10:15 AM 8.1 7:30 PM Set 6:41 PM
24 Low 4:05 PM 1.6
24 High 10:20 PM 9.3

Th 25 Low 4:47 AM 0.7 5:57 AM Rise 3:46 AM 6
25 High 10:57 AM 8.3 7:29 PM Set 7:12 PM
25 Low 4:47 PM 1.4
25 High 11:01 PM 9.5

F 26 Low 5:24 AM 0.5 5:58 AM Rise 4:51 AM 2
26 High 11:34 AM 8.6 7:27 PM Set 7:38 PM
26 Low 5:25 PM 1.1
26 High 11:39 PM 9.7

Sa 27 Low 5:59 AM 0.3 5:59 AM Rise 5:58 AM 0
27 High 12:09 PM 8.8 7:25 PM Set 8:01 PM
27 Low 6:02 PM 0.9

Su 28 High 12:15 AM 9.8 6:00 AM Rise 7:04 AM 0
28 Low 6:31 AM 0.2 7:24 PM Set 8:21 PM
28 High 12:42 PM 9.0
28 Low 6:38 PM 0.7



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Portsmouth NH Tides -


August 2022

Th 11 Low 5:07 AM -0.9 5:45 AM Set 4:40 AM 97
11 High 11:26 AM 8.2 7:51 PM Rise 8:12 PM
11 Low 5:16 PM -0.1
11 High 11:39 PM 9.7

F 12 Low 6:02 AM -1.1 5:46 AM Set 6:02 AM 99
12 High 12:21 PM 8.5 7:50 PM Rise 8:44 PM
12 Low 6:12 PM -0.3

Sa 13 High 12:34 AM 9.8 5:47 AM Set 7:22 AM 99
13 Low 6:53 AM -1.1 7:49 PM Rise 9:11 PM
13 High 1:12 PM 8.7
13 Low 7:06 PM -0.4

Su 14 High 1:27 AM 9.6 5:48 AM Set 8:39 AM 95
14 Low 7:43 AM -1.0 7:47 PM Rise 9:34 PM
14 High 2:03 PM 8.8
14 Low 7:59 PM -0.4

M 15 High 2:20 AM 9.4 5:49 AM Set 9:52 AM 90
15 Low 8:31 AM -0.8 7:46 PM Rise 9:56 PM
15 High 2:52 PM 8.8
15 Low 8:53 PM -0.3

Tu 16 High 3:12 AM 8.9 5:50 AM Set 11:02 AM 82
16 Low 9:20 AM -0.3 7:44 PM Rise 10:18 PM
16 High 3:41 PM 8.6
16 Low 9:46 PM 0.0

W 17 High 4:04 AM 8.3 5:51 AM Set 12:10 PM 73
17 Low 10:09 AM 0.2 7:43 PM Rise 10:41 PM
17 High 4:31 PM 8.3
17 Low 10:42 PM 0.3

Th 18 High 4:59 AM 7.7 5:52 AM Set 1:18 PM 64
18 Low 10:59 AM 0.7 7:41 PM Rise 11:07 PM
18 High 5:22 PM 8.1
18 Low 11:39 PM 0.7

F 19 High 5:57 AM 7.2 5:53 AM Set 2:23 PM 54
19 Low 11:52 AM 1.1 7:39 PM Rise 11:37 PM
19 High 6:16 PM 7.8

Sa 20 Low 12:39 AM 0.9 5:54 AM Set 3:26 PM 44
20 High 6:57 AM 6.9 7:38 PM
20 Low 12:49 PM 1.5
20 High 7:12 PM 7.7

Su 21 Low 1:41 AM 1.0 5:56 AM Rise 12:14 AM 35
21 High 7:58 AM 6.7 7:36 PM Set 4:25 PM
21 Low 1:47 PM 1.7
21 High 8:10 PM 7.6

M 22 Low 2:40 AM 1.0 5:57 AM Rise 12:58 AM 26
22 High 8:57 AM 6.6 7:35 PM Set 5:18 PM
22 Low 2:43 PM 1.7
22 High 9:05 PM 7.7

Tu 23 Low 3:33 AM 0.9 5:58 AM Rise 1:49 AM 18
23 High 9:50 AM 6.7 7:33 PM Set 6:03 PM
23 Low 3:35 PM 1.6
23 High 9:56 PM 7.8

W 24 Low 4:21 AM 0.8 5:59 AM Rise 2:47 AM 11
24 High 10:37 AM 7.0 7:31 PM Set 6:41 PM
24 Low 4:22 PM 1.4
24 High 10:42 PM 8.0

Th 25 Low 5:04 AM 0.6 6:00 AM Rise 3:50 AM 6
25 High 11:19 AM 7.1 7:30 PM Set 7:12 PM
25 Low 5:04 PM 1.2
25 High 11:23 PM 8.2

F 26 Low 5:41 AM 0.4 6:01 AM Rise 4:55 AM 2
26 High 11:56 AM 7.4 7:28 PM Set 7:39 PM
26 Low 5:42 PM 0.9

Sa 27 High 12:01 AM 8.3 6:02 AM Rise 6:01 AM 0
27 Low 6:16 AM 0.3 7:26 PM Set 8:02 PM
27 High 12:31 PM 7.6
27 Low 6:19 PM 0.8

Su 28 High 12:37 AM 8.4 6:03 AM Rise 7:07 AM 0
28 Low 6:48 AM 0.2 7:25 PM Set 8:23 PM
28 High 1:04 PM 7.7
28 Low 6:55 PM 0.6

OASTAL WATERS FROM STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM

ANZ100-120130-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM.
Winds today will turn southerly to onshore as a cold front slowly
approaches from the northeast. This front drops through the waters
early tomorrow with weak pressure falls in the process, bringing a
threat of some light rain showers tonight and tomorrow morning. High
pressure builds toward the waters for the weekend with quiet
conditions and flow turning more northerly by Saturday. Low pressure
will pass nearby over Nova Scotia Sunday which could bring some
larger waves to the outer waters and eastern zones before passing to
the north Monday.


ANZ154-120130-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

TODAY
S winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt this
afternoon. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog early this morning. A slight
chance of showers until late afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less early this
morning.

TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight.
Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

MON
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers after midnight.


ANZ152-120130-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

TODAY
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy dense fog
early this morning. A slight chance of showers until late afternoon.
Vsby 1 NM or less early this morning.

TONIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Scattered showers in the evening. Patchy fog in the
evening, then areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, diminishing to
5 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

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

SUN
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

MON
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.


ANZ150-120130-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

TODAY
SE winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog early
this morning. A slight chance of showers late this morning and
afternoon. Vsby 1 NM or less early this morning.

TONIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog in the
evening, then areas of fog after midnight. Scattered showers after
midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas around
2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with gusts
up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to
10 kt in the afternoon. Seas around 2 ft.

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

SUN
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
around 2 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

MON
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.


ANZ153-120130-
Casco Bay-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

TODAY
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog early this
morning. A slight chance of showers this morning. Vsby 1 NM or less
early this morning.

TONIGHT
S winds around 5 kt, becoming NW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. Scattered showers in the evening. Patchy fog in the
evening, then areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot
or less. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less.

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

SAT NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less.

SUN
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.

SUN NIGHT
S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft.

MON
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in
the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
around 2 ft. A chance of showers after midnight.


ANZ151-120130-
Penobscot Bay-
729 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

TODAY
S winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. Patchy fog early
this morning. A slight chance of showers late this morning. Vsby
1 NM or less early this morning.

TONIGHT
SW winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft in the evening,
then 1 foot or less. Scattered showers. Patchy fog in the evening.
Areas of fog after midnight. Vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI
N winds around 5 kt, becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less. Areas of fog in the morning with vsby 1 NM or less.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N with gusts up to 20 kt
after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

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

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

SUN
NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas
1 foot or less.

SUN NIGHT
SW winds 5 to 10 kt, diminishing to around 5 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

MON
SE winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.

MON NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E after midnight. Seas
1 foot or less.
Notice posted on Thursday, August 11, 2022

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.