Archive for the ‘Weather’ Category

HOT Ports News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Only one lock chamber available in daytime * Germany, Kiel Canal – Canal operations back to normal * India, Mumbai – Additional berthing guidelines * Hong Kong, Hong Kong...
March 1st, 2013 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Kenya, all ports – National Holiday declared for elections * India, all ports – Indian charts to be kept on board * Australia, Port Hedland – Anchorage reopened as cyclone tracks inland * Australia,...
February 28th, 2013 | Bunkering, Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Brunsbuttel lock out of service * Germany, Kiel Canal – Linesmen’s strike * United Arab Emirates, Sharjah – Unauthorised anchoring in restricted anchoring area * United...
February 27th, 2013 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi – No port access during Traithlon * Australia, Port Hedland – Cyclone intensifying as it approaches coast DATE: February 26, 2013 COUNTRY: United Arab Emirates PORT:...
February 26th, 2013 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Arab Emirates, Sharjah – Unmarked sunken wreck * Australia, Port Hedland – Ports closed as Tropical Cyclone Rusty approaches * Bunker Update – MARKET PRICE UPDATE 25/02/13 DATE: February...
February 25th, 2013 | Bunkering, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

HOT Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 24 February-9 March 2013 * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock out of service during daytime * Australia, Port Kembla – Port closure * Australia, all ports – Tropical low...
February 23rd, 2013 | Breaking News, Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

CIA-funded Harvard study outlines climate change threats

‘We are not prepared’   SUMMIT COUNTY — A new Harvard report finds that the early ramifications of climate extremes resulting from climate change are already a reality and will continue to be felt over the next decade, directly impacting U.S. national security interests.   “Lessons from the...
February 23rd, 2013 | Climate, Health and Safety, Oceanology, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

Numerical Weather Prediction – a practical guide for mariners

Numerical Weather Prediction – a practical guide for mariners
Launch of Numerical Weather Prediction – a practical guide for mariners by The Nautical Institute 20.02.13 – The Nautical Institute has today  launched Numerical Weather Prediction – a practical guide for mariners aimed at explaining the benefits and limitations of numerical weather prediction...
February 20th, 2013 | Books, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Somalia, all ports – Vessels urged to steer clear of partially sunken dhow * India, Kandla – OIl jetty maintenance * Australia, all ports – Severe Weather Warning * Venezuela, all ports –...
February 18th, 2013 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber back in service * Nigeria, Qua Iboe – Force Majeure still in place * United States, all ports – Report shows estimated cost of Hurricane Sandy * Turkey, Bosporus...
February 15th, 2013 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber out of service * United States, Delaware River – Ice Condition III set * Singapore, Singapore – Pulau Ubin shoreline restoration work * Egypt, Suez – Curfew...
February 1st, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Delasy to lock chamber repairs * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Submarine Outfall Inspection Works off Nim Wan * Australia, Gladstone – Adverse weather heading south * Algeria, all...
January 28th, 2013 | Accountancy, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber available for reduced length before repairs * United States, Delaware River – Ice Condition Two set * Singapore, Pasir Panjang – Dredging off Ferry Terminal *...
January 25th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Modelling climate extremes

Thu 24 Jan 2013 – Record temperatures fan wildfires in Australia as heavy snow blankets Europe. You don’t have to look far to find plenty of examples of extreme weather in January this year, from searing heat waves and wildfires in south-east Australia and Tasmania to record rainfall and floods...
January 24th, 2013 | Climate, Insurance and Reinsurance, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * India, Jaigarh – New maximum draft restriction * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Chinese New Year: Opening of Marine Department office & working areas * Australia, Port Hedland – Tropical Cyclone Peta DATE:...
January 23rd, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Lock chamber closed for urgent repairs * Nigeria, all ports – Public holiday declared for Eid-el-Maulud * United States, Delaware River – Anchor lost * Qatar, all ports –...
January 22nd, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Indonesia, Jakarta – Serious flooding in Jakarta * Hong Kong, Hong Kong – Slurry Pipe Tray Protection Works * Turkey, Turkish Straits – Straits traffic disrupted by bad weather * Chile, Antofagasta...
January 17th, 2013 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT PORT NEWS from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * United Kingdom, Immingham – Gas jetty shutdown * Australia, Dampier – Tropical Cyclone Narelle update: 11 January 2013 DATE: January 11, 2013 – COUNTRY: United Kingdom – PORT: Immingham –...
January 11th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Germany, Kiel Canal – Possible delays due to lock chamber closure * India, Mumbai – Naval firing practice * Turkey, Turkish Straits – Poor visibility in Istanbul Strait * Italy, all ports –...
January 8th, 2013 | Canals, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

HOT Port News from GAC

Your daily* news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 30 December 2012-12 January 2013 * Russia, all ports – Official holidays * United States, all ports – Port strike averted as talks extended * Turkey, Turkish Straits...
December 30th, 2012 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More