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Subject:PORT MANATEE, FL - DAILY PORT UPDATE - 04/11/19
Date:Friday, April 12, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

PORT MANATEE, FL

 

PORT LIMITS/INFORMATION

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Maximum Depths - (Brackish)

 

Harbor entrance –  36’08 – up to 39’08 with tide is straight out of the Pilot book it is very unlikely that a plus 3 foot tide is ever available.  We recommend no more that plus 1 foot over the 36’08” restriction so that vessel can easily get in on at least one plus slack water almost every day or the year.

 

TERMINAL LIMITS/INFORMATION

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Maximum drafts allowed alongside berths:

 

Berth 7 -  38’10”

Berth 8 - 36'08"

Berth 9 -  38’10”

Berth 10- 38’01”

Berth 14- 37’ 10” + Tide

 

The restrictions for docking at Port Manatee are as follows.  However, please contact the agents for any vessel with a draft of 36’06 to confirm actual tidal restrictions, as they change daily.

 

Tampa Bay Pilots guidelines and/or handling for recommendations for vessels transiting the main shipping channel:

 

Draft: To From Sea

Draft less than 30 ft docking or sailing anytime

30 ft to 35 ft require 0.5 knot current or less for docking or sailing

Greater than 35 ft requires slack water

 

Draft: Shifts to or from the north

Draft less than 27 ft  - Anytime

27 to 33 Ft – current 0.3 Knots or less

Draft greater than 33 Ft - Slack water

 

Max LOA 900 ft

Vessels between 700 and 800 feet require less than 0.5 kt current anytime

Vessels 800 ft and over require slack water for all movements

 

Only 1 vessel with draft greater than 36 ft per slack water movement

 

VESSEL TRAFFIC:  http://tampabaypilots.com

 

VESSELS IN:  WEST VIRGINIA

 

VESSELS DUE:  NONE

 

FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL FILING REQUIREMENTS

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96 Hours - advance notice of arrival required by USCG

72 Hours - The Harbormasters office requires a 72 hour minimum notice of a vessel arrival. Any time less than 72 hours will be considered short notice and could result in vessel's delay to berth.

48 Hours - advance receipt of crew list by Immigration for any vessel arriving from a foreign port, or arriving coast wise with detained crew.

24 Hours (minimum) - Foreign cargo must have manifest submitted to Customs & Border Patrol AMS.

24 Hours - advance fax of crew list and approved visitors required by Port Security Officer.

Port Security - All persons doing ship’s business within Port Manatee must have TWIC and a Port-issued ID Badge.  Someone not having one or both must be escorted.  Vehicles must have permanent company markings to be allowed onto any terminal.

 

NEWS ARTICLES: NONE

 

 

CURRENT ISSUES :   04/18/19 - The next Manatee County Port Authority meeting will be held during a meeting of the Board of County Commissioners of Manatee County at a time to be determined, in the Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers on the first floor of the County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, Florida.

 

FUTURE ISSUES:   

05/17/19 - May 17, 2019: Golf Event, details to be announced

 

Security level:  MARSEC 1

Hurricane Alert:  5/OUT OF SEASON

 

TIDES:  PORT MANATEE, FL

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

 

 

APRIL 2019

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">F   12      Low   2:02 AM    -0.2   7:09 AM     Set  2:03 AM      38

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    12     High   6:10 PM     2.1   7:53 PM    Rise 12:53 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sa  13      Low   3:21 AM    -0.2   7:08 AM     Set  2:58 AM      50

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    13     High   7:45 PM     2.0   7:54 PM    Rise  1:56 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Su  14      Low   4:29 AM    -0.3   7:07 AM     Set  3:50 AM      61

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    14     High  12:04 PM     1.5   7:54 PM    Rise  3:00 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    14      Low   3:50 PM     1.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    14     High   9:28 PM     2.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">M   15      Low   5:24 AM    -0.2   7:06 AM     Set  4:37 AM      72

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    15     High  12:18 PM     1.6   7:55 PM    Rise  4:06 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    15      Low   5:11 PM     0.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    15     High  10:54 PM     2.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Tu  16      Low   6:09 AM    -0.1   7:05 AM     Set  5:21 AM      82

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    16     High  12:35 PM     1.6   7:56 PM    Rise  5:12 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    16      Low   6:12 PM     0.7

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">W   17     High  12:03 AM     2.0   7:04 AM     Set  6:02 AM      90

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    17      Low   6:47 AM     0.1   7:56 PM    Rise  6:17 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    17     High  12:53 PM     1.8

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    17      Low   7:03 PM     0.4

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Th  18     High   1:04 AM     1.9   7:03 AM     Set  6:42 AM      96

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    18      Low   7:18 AM     0.3   7:57 PM    Rise  7:21 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    18     High   1:11 PM     1.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    18      Low   7:51 PM     0.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">F   19     High   1:59 AM     1.8   7:02 AM     Set  7:22 AM      99

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    19      Low   7:45 AM     0.6   7:57 PM    Rise  8:25 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    19     High   1:31 PM     2.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    19      Low   8:36 PM    -0.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sa  20     High   2:53 AM     1.6   7:01 AM     Set  8:03 AM      99

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    20      Low   8:09 AM     0.8   7:58 PM    Rise  9:28 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    20     High   1:54 PM     2.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    20      Low   9:21 PM    -0.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Su  21     High   3:47 AM     1.6   7:00 AM     Set  8:45 AM      97

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    21      Low   8:29 AM     0.9   7:58 PM    Rise 10:29 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    21     High   2:20 PM     2.4

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    21      Low  10:07 PM    -0.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">M   22     High   4:45 AM     1.4   6:59 AM     Set  9:30 AM      93

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    22      Low   8:48 AM     1.0   7:59 PM    Rise 11:28 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    22     High   2:48 PM     2.4

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    22      Low  10:55 PM    -0.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Tu  23     High   5:55 AM     1.3   6:58 AM     Set 10:18 AM      86

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    23      Low   9:03 AM     1.1   7:59 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    23     High   3:21 PM     2.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    23      Low  11:48 PM    -0.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">W   24     High   3:59 PM     2.2   6:57 AM    Rise 12:24 AM      79

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    24                              8:00 PM     Set 11:08 AM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Th  25      Low  12:47 AM    -0.1   6:56 AM    Rise  1:16 AM      70

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    25     High   4:45 PM     2.1   8:00 PM     Set 11:59 AM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">F   26      Low   1:53 AM     0.0   6:55 AM    Rise  2:03 AM      60

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    26     High   5:49 PM     1.9   8:01 PM     Set 12:52 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sa  27      Low   3:00 AM     0.0   6:54 AM    Rise  2:46 AM      51

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    27     High  11:20 AM     1.6   8:02 PM     Set  1:45 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    27      Low   2:21 PM     1.4

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    27     High   7:27 PM     1.7

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Su  28      Low   3:58 AM     0.1   6:53 AM    Rise  3:26 AM      41

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    28     High  11:30 AM     1.6   8:02 PM     Set  2:38 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    28      Low   4:11 PM     1.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    28     High   9:15 PM     1.6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">F   29      Low   3:56 AM    -0.1   7:24 AM    Rise  3:22 AM      44

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    29     High   8:14 PM     1.7   7:46 PM     Set  2:08 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sa  30      Low   4:57 AM    -0.1   7:23 AM    Rise  4:07 AM      34

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    30     High  12:39 PM     1.5   7:47 PM     Set  3:01 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    30      Low   4:28 PM     1.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    30     High   9:52 PM     1.7

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Su  31      Low   5:45 AM    -0.1   7:22 AM    Rise  4:49 AM      26

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    31     High  12:53 PM     1.5   7:47 PM     Set  3:53 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    31      Low   5:33 PM     1.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    31     High  11:03 PM     1.7

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MAY 2019

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">M    1      Low   6:24 AM    -0.1   7:21 AM    Rise  5:27 AM      18

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     1     High   1:07 PM     1.6   7:48 PM     Set  4:46 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     1      Low   6:18 PM     0.9

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     1     High  11:57 PM     1.8

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Tu   2      Low   6:56 AM     0.0   7:20 AM    Rise  6:03 AM      11

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     2     High   1:19 PM     1.6   7:48 PM     Set  5:38 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     2      Low   6:56 PM     0.7

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">W    3     High  12:41 AM     1.8   7:18 AM    Rise  6:37 AM      6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     3      Low   7:23 AM     0.1   7:49 PM     Set  6:31 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     3     High   1:29 PM     1.6

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     3      Low   7:30 PM     0.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Th   4     High   1:21 AM     1.7   7:17 AM    Rise  7:09 AM      2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     4      Low   7:45 AM     0.3   7:49 PM     Set  7:23 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     4     High   1:38 PM     1.7

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     4      Low   8:02 PM     0.3

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">F    5     High   1:59 AM     1.7   7:16 AM    Rise  7:42 AM      0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     5      Low   8:05 AM     0.4   7:50 PM     Set  8:17 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     5     High   1:50 PM     1.8

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     5      Low   8:36 PM     0.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sa   6     High   2:38 AM     1.6   7:15 AM    Rise  8:16 AM      0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     6      Low   8:25 AM     0.6   7:50 PM     Set  9:12 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     6     High   2:08 PM     2.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     6      Low   9:13 PM     0.0

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Su   7     High   3:19 AM     1.6   7:14 AM    Rise  8:51 AM      2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     7      Low   8:45 AM     0.7   7:51 PM     Set 10:08 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     7     High   2:30 PM     2.1

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     7      Low   9:53 PM    -0.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">M    8     High   4:07 AM     1.5   7:13 AM    Rise  9:30 AM      5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     8      Low   9:06 AM     0.8   7:51 PM     Set 11:06 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     8     High   2:58 PM     2.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     8      Low  10:40 PM    -0.2

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Tu   9     High   5:05 AM     1.4   7:12 AM    Rise 10:13 AM      11

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     9      Low   9:26 AM     0.9   7:52 PM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     9     High   3:32 PM     2.3

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">     9      Low  11:36 PM    -0.2

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">W   10     High   6:26 AM     1.2   7:11 AM     Set 12:05 AM      19

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    10      Low   9:43 AM     1.0   7:52 PM    Rise 11:01 AM

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    10     High   4:12 PM     2.3

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Th  11      Low  12:44 AM    -0.2   7:10 AM     Set  1:05 AM      28

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    11     High   5:02 PM     2.2   7:53 PM    Rise 11:54 AM

 

MARINE WEATHER:  1044 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2019      .SYNOPSIS...<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A surface trough over the western Gulf will slowly  shift westward while weakening today. A cold front will move into  the NW Gulf Sat night. The front will shift across the Gulf  waters, reaching the SE Gulf Late Mon. Brief gale conditions will  be possible off the coast of Veracruz, Mexico on Sun. High pres  will build in the wake of the front.    $$

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">   GMZ015-130245-  NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-  1044 AM EDT Fri Apr 12 2019<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">    TODAY<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.  TONIGHT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.  SAT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.  SAT NIGHT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.  SUN<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.  SUN NIGHT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.  MON<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.  MON NIGHT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.  TUE<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.  TUE NIGHT<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

Notice posted on Friday, April 12, 2019

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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.