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Daily Update - Boston03/31/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/30/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/29/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/28/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/27/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/26/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/25/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/24/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/23/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/22/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Storm Waening03/21/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Storm Warning03/20/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/19/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/18/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/17/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/16/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/15/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/14/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Blizzard Warning03/13/2018 Normal
Winter Storm Warning03/12/2018 Normal
National Weather Service Decision Support Briefing # 3 Monday, March 12, 2018 4:22 AM03/12/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Storm Warning03/12/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Storm Watch03/11/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Daylight Savings Time To Commence03/10/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/09/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/08/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Weather Advisory03/07/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Winter Storm Warning03/06/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston03/05/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Coastal Flood Advisory 03/04/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & High Wind Warning03/03/2018 Normal
High Wind Warning & Storm Warning03/02/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & Storm Warning03/02/2018 Normal
USCG Boston - Port Bulletin (Severe Weather)03/01/2018 Normal
Daily Update - Boston & High Wind Warning, Coastal Flood Watch 03/01/2018 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston & Storm Warning
Date:Friday, March 02, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:

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

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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 (MARSEC Level I) for the

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

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Overcast – Rain & Wind, 39°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Feels Like 28°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Today’s High 44°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind NNE 25 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Barometer 29.46 in

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Visibility 8 mi

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Humidity 91%

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Dew Point 37°

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High Wind Warning & Coastal Flood Warning in effect.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

Storm Warning in effect.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

Power outages are possible.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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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"">Windy with periods of rain. High 44F. Winds NNE at 35 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">50 mph. Chance of rain 100%. 1 to 2 inches of rain expected.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Winds could occasionally gust over 60 mph.

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Cloudy and windy with periods of rain this evening. Snow may

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">mix in. Low 37F. Winds N at 25 to 40 mph. Chance of rain 80%.

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Cloudy and windy. High 43F. Winds N at 20 to 30 mph. Winds

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">could occasionally gust over 40 mph.

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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"">A powerful and long duration coastal storm is rapidly developing

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">well south of Block Island early this morning. This will be a

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">dangerous and life threatening situation for mariners. Seas are

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">expected to build to between 25 and 35 FT across our eastern

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">waters with an extended period of NE storm force wind gusts

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">between 45 and 65 knots and perhaps to near hurricane force.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Mariners are urged to remain in port. Winds diminish some on

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sunday but gale force NE wind gusts will continue into Monday

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">while high seas will be slow to subside.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:red">HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:red">AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

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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 Fri  1115  11.7  2346  10.9  0459  -1.1  1731  -1.6  0618  1735

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">03 Sat  ----  ----  1205  11.5  0549  -1.2  1818  -1.4  0616  1737

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">04 Sun  0032  11.0  1253  11.1  0638  -1.1  1903  -1.1  0615  1738

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">05 Mon  0118  10.8  1341  10.6  0727  -0.8  1948  -0.5  0613  1739

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">06 Tue  0203  10.5  1429  10.0  0815  -0.4  2035   0.1  0611  1740

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">07 Wed  0249  10.1  1519   9.3  0905   0.2  2123   0.8  0610  1741

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">08 Thu  0338   9.6  1611   8.7  0957   0.7  2213   1.3  0608  1742

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">09 Fri  0430   9.2  1708   8.3  1052   1.1  2307   1.8  0606  1744

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">10 Sat  0525   9.0  1807   8.1  1150   1.4  ----  ----  0605  1745

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">11 Sun  0723   8.9  2007   8.0  0004   2.0  1349   1.4  0703  1846

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">12 Mon  0821   9.0  2102   8.2  0201   2.0  1445   1.3  0701  1847

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">13 Tue  0915   9.2  2152   8.5  1456   1.7  1535   1.0  0700  1848

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">14 Wed  1003   9.5  2236   8.9  0345   1.4  1620   0.7  0658  1850

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">15 Thu  1048   9.8  2316   9.3  1631   1.0  1701   0.3  0656  1851

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">16 Fri  1129  10.1  2354   9.7  0514   0.5  1741   0.0  0654  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         36-00 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          32-00 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       34-00 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              29-00 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"">MSA Useful Links

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Army Corp of Engineers

http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:#1F497D">

http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation.aspx<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston Harbor Pilot Association, LLC

http://www.bostonpilots.com/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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NOAA

Chart viewer<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> - handy tool for chart reference

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

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

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:blue">

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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 Friday, March 02, 2018

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.