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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston & High Wind Watch
Date:Friday, November 02, 2018

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Daylight Savings Time to End

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">On Sunday 04 November 2018 at 0200 hours please retard

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">your clock one hour. This will resume Eastern Standard

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Time. Zone description to change from +4 to +5.

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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"">Cloudy, 57°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Feels Like 57°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Today’s High 68°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind SSE 5 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Barometer 29.72 in

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Humidity 95%

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Dew Point 61°

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">High Wind Watch issued November 02 at 4:35AM EDT until November 03 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Boston

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a High

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind Watch, which is in effect from Saturday afternoon through

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* WINDS...West 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* TIMING...Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">* LOCATION...eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

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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"">Partly cloudy with a slight chance of thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">High 68F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

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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"">Periods of rain. Thunder possible. Low 61F. Winds SSW at

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%.

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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"">Two areas of low pressure will lift over New England through

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Saturday. Gusty S/SW winds will blow across the waters today,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">followed by strong W/SW gales Saturday afternoon. High pressure

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">builds over New England on Sunday, then shifts northeast of the

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">waters on Monday. A potent low pressure area lifts over the Great

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Lakes Tuesday and Wednesday, while its attendant warm/cold fronts

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">pass over our waters.

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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  0704   9.6  1924  10.3  0044  -0.1  1309   0.7  0719  1736

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">03 Sat  0806  10.0  2028  10.3  0145  -0.1  1412   0.3  0720  1735

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">04 Sun  0804  10.4  2028  10.5  0144  -0.2  1412  -0.1  0621  1634

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">05 Mon  0857  10.8  2124  10.5  0238  -0.4  1508  -0.5  0622  1633

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">06 Tue  0946  11.1  2215  10.5  0329  -0.4  1600  -0.8  0624  1631

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">07 Wed  1032  11.2  2303  10.4  0417  -0.4  1648  -1.0  0625  1630

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">08 Thu  1116  11.2  2349  10.2  0502  -0.2  1734  -0.9  0626  1629

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">09 Fri  1159  11.0  ----  ----  0546   0.1  1819  -0.7  0627  1628

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">10 Sat  0033   9.9  1241  10.7  0630   0.4  1903  -0.4  0629  1627

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">11 Sun  0118   9.5  1324  10.3  0714   0.9  1947   0.0  0630  1626

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">12 Mon  0203   9.2  1409   9.9  0759   1.3  2033   0.5  0631  1625

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">13 Tue  0251   8.8  1457   9.5  0846   1.6  2122   0.9  0632  1624

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">14 Wed  0340   8.6  1548   9.2  0937   1.9  2212   1.2  0634  1623

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">15 Thu  0433   8.5  1643   8.9  1030   2.1  2305   1.3  0635  1622

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">16 Fri  0526   8.5  1739   8.8  1126   2.1  2357   1.4  0636  1621

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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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Notice posted on Friday, November 02, 2018

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.