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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 & Winter Storm Warning
Date:Monday, March 12, 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"">Clear, 28°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Feels Like 24°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Today’s High 40°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind NW 4 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Barometer 30.07 in

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Visibility 10 mi

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Humidity 79%

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Dew Point 23°

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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"">Expects partly cloudy skies this morning will become

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">overcast during the afternoon. High near 40F. Winds

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">NE at 10 to 20 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"">Gusty winds developing. Cloudy skies early followed by

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">a mixture of rain and snow overnight. Low 33F. Winds NE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 100%. Snow accumulating

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">1 to 3 inches. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Winter Storm - Warning from 3/12/2018 11:00:00 PM to 3/13/2018 8:00:00 PM

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM EDT TUESDAY

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* WHAT...Heavy snow expected with near blizzard conditions. Total

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> snow accumulations of 12 to 17 inches, with localized amounts

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  up to 22 inches, are expected.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* WHERE...Portions of eastern Massachusetts.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 8 PM EDT Tuesday.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  impossible, especially during the Tuesday morning and potential

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  the Tuesday evening commute. Damage to trees and power lines are

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  possible due to strong wind gusts. Be prepared for significant

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  reductions in visibility at times.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">vehicle in case of an emergency.

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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"">Significant coastal storm will impact the waters tonight through

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Tuesday evening. Anticipate high seas near 20-25 feet and storm

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">force wind gusts. This is a dangerous storm for Mariners. An

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">upper level low moving overhead Wed could spin up scattered snow

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">squalls into Thursday. Mainly dry weather follows Friday into the

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:red">STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING

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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"">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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">17 Sat  ----  ----  1209  10.3  0555   0.1  1819  -0.2  0653  1853

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">18 Sun  0031  10.0  1248  10.4  0636  -0.2  1858  -0.4  0651  1854

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">19 Mon  0108  10.3  1329  10.4  0718  -0.5  1938  -0.4  0649  1855

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">20 Tue  0147  10.5  1411  10.3  0801  -0.6  2020  -0.3  0648  1856

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">21 Wed  0228  10.7  1457  10.1  0847  -0.6  2105  -0.1  0646  1858

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">22 Thu  0314  10.7  1546   9.8  0936  -0.5  2154   0.2  0644  1859

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">23 Fri  0404  10.6  1641   9.5  1030  -0.3  2248   0.5  0642  1900

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">24 Sat  0459  10.4  1741   9.2  1128  -0.1  2348   0.7  0641  1901

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">25 Sun  0601  10.3  1846   9.1  ----  ----  1231   0.0  0639  1902

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">26 Mon  0706  10.3  1952   9.3  0051   0.8  0135   0.0  0637  1903

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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 Monday, March 12, 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.