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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Friday, January 11, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:
National Terrorism Advisory System
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The National Terrorism Advisory System is at an
elevated threat alert (MARSEC Level I) for the
Port of Boston.
 
Boston, MA Weather (Current Conditions)
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Partly Sunny, 17°F
Feels Like 2°F
Today’s High 20°F
Wind WNW 14 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 59%
Dew Point 5°
 
Today:
 
 
Sunny to partly cloudy. High 28F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Higher wind gusts possible
 
Tonight:
 
 
Mainly clear. Low around 15F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
A slow moving Gale center over the Canadian maritimes will result in
gusty NW winds through Fri night across the southern New England
waters. Light freezing spray is likely early this morning and again
tonight. High pres builds over New England this weekend  resulting
in less wind. Meanwhile, as low pres tracks well  southeast of
Nantucket, its snow shield could overspread the  southern waters Sat
night into Sun night. High pres reasserts itself across the waters
 
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
11 Fri  0228   8.8  1438   9.3  0829   1.2  2056   0.6  0710  1634
12 Sat  0311   8.8  1523   9.0  0915   1.4  2140   0.8  0710  1635
13 Sun  0355   8.8  1612   8.7  1014   1.4  2227   1.0  0710  1636
14 Mon  0433   8.9  1705   8.5  1057   1.3  2317   1.1  0710  1637
15 Tue  0533   9.2  1801   8.5  1153   1.1  ----  ----  0710  1638
16 Wed  0625   9.5  1859   8.6  0010   1.1  1250   0.8  0710  1638
17 Thu  0719   9.9  1956   8.8  0105   0.9  1347   0.2  0710  1639
18 Fri  0813  10.5  2053   9.2  0200   0.6  1442  -0.4  0709  1640
19 Sat  0907  11.0  2147   9.6  0254   0.2  1536  -1.0  0709  1641
20 Sun  1000  11.6  2240  10.1  0347  -0.2  1628  -1.6  0708  1643
21 Mon  1052  11.9  2332  10.4  0440  -0.7  1719  -2.0  0707  1644
22 Tue  1145  12.1  ----  ----  0532  -1.0  1809  -2.1  0707  1645
23 Wed  0024  10.7  1238  12.0  0624  -1.1  1900  -2.1  0706  1646
24 Thu  0115  10.8  1331  11.7  0718  -1.1  1951  -1.8  0705  1648
25 Fri  0208  10.8  1426  11.2  0812  -0.9  2043  -1.3  0704  1649
 
 
Current Maximum Drafts at Oil Terminals
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Citgo Braintree         36-00 Fresh Water
ExxonMobil Everett      38-00 Salt Water
Global Chelsea          32-00 Salt Water
Global Revere           32-00 Salt Water
Gulf Chelsea            35-00 Salt Water
Irving Revere           36-00 Salt Water
Sprague Deepwater       34-00 Salt Water
Sunoco East Boston      37-06 Salt Water
TRT Quincy              29-00 Salt Water
 
McArdle Bridge Update
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The McArdle Bridge is operating on normal on
demand bridge openings for marine traffic.
 
Chelsea Street Bridge Update
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The Chelsea Street Bridge is operating on normal
on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.
 
Fore River Bridge Update
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The Fore River Bridge is operating on normal
on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.
 
MSA Useful Links
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Army Corp of Engineers
 
Boston Harbor Pilot Association, LLC
 
NOAA
Chart viewer - handy tool for chart reference
 
Weather WEB Sites
 
Please visit our Boston Port site at:
 
 
 
 
Notice posted on Friday, January 11, 2019

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.