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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Monday, September 02, 2013
Priority:Normal
Notice:

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">National Terrorism Advisory System

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The National Terrorism Advisory System is at an

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">elevated threat alert <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">(MARSEC Level I)for the Port

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

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The vertical clearance on the Tobin Bridge in Boston has been

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">reduced to 131.75 feet at Mean High Water. This reduction is

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">due to scaffolding below the bridge for bridge painting. It is

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">estimated that this reduction will be in place until October 2014.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston, MA Weather (Current Condition)

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Overcast – Mist & Fog, 72°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Feels like: 72°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Today’s High 76°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Barometer 29.83 in

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind 7 mph S

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Dewpoint 70°

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Humidity 94%

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Visibility 4 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">UV index 0 Low

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. High of 76F. Winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Chance of rain 80% with rainfall amounts near 0.4 in. possible.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Synopsis For Massachusetts And Rhode Island Coastal Waters:

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Scattered showers and thunderstorms with frequent lightning and very heavy rain will move across

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">the waters today as a broad trough of low pressure sweeps across the NE. A cold front will move

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">through New England Tue yielding another round of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">contain strong gusty winds and heavy rain. Behind the front high pressure then follows into Wednesday.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A dry cold front will pass over the waters late Thursday with high pressure to follow on Friday.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston, MA Tides

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Date   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">02 Mon  0955   8.9  2207   9.8  0340   1.0  1550   1.4  0611  1917

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">03 Tue  1038   9.2  2250  10.0  0423   0.8  1635   1.0  0612  1915

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">04 Wed  1118   9.6  2331  10.2  0503   0.5  1717   0.7  0613  1913

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">05 Thu  1156   9.9  ----  ----  0542   0.2  1759   0.3  0614  1911

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">06 Fri  0011  10.3  1233  10.2  0621   0.0  1840   0.0  0615  1910

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">07 Sat  0051  10.4  1311  10.4  0700  -0.1  1922  -0.2  0616  1908

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">08 Sun  0132  10.3  1350  10.6  0741  -0.1  2006  -0.3  0617  1906

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">09 Mon  0215  10.2  1433  10.7  0823   0.0  2052  -0.3  0619  1905

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">10 Tue  0301  10.0  1519  10.8  0909   0.2  2142  -0.2  0620  1903

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">11 Wed  0352   9.7  1610  10.7  0959   0.4  2236  -0.1  0621  1901

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">12 Thu  0447   9.5  1706  10.6  1053   0.6  2335   0.1  0622  1859

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">13 Fri  0547   9.3  1807  10.6  1153   0.7  ----  ----  0623  1858

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">14 Sat  0650   9.3  1911  10.6  0036   0.1  1255   0.7  0624  1856

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">15 Sun  0754   9.6  2015  10.8  0139   0.0  1359   0.5  0625  1854

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">16 Mon  0856  10.0  2117  11.0  0240  -0.3  1500   0.1  0626  1852

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Current Maximum Drafts at Oil Terminals

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Citgo Braintree         35-00 Fresh Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">ExxonMobil Everett      38-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Global Chelsea          34-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Global Revere           32-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Gulf Chelsea            35-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Irving Revere           36-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sprague Deepwater       35-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sunoco East Boston      37-06 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">TRT Quincy              30-06 Fwd & 34-06 Aft Salt Water

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The McArdle Bridge is operating on normal on

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Chelsea Street Bridge Update

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The Chelsea Street Bridge is operating on normal

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Fore River Bridge Update

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The Fore River Bridge is operating on normal

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#C00000">Please visit our Boston Port site at:

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Notice posted on Monday, September 02, 2013

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.