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Daily Update - Boston02/22/2019 Normal
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Daily Update - Boston02/15/2019 Normal
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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Wednesday, February 06, 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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Sunny, 35°F
Feels Like 35°F
Today’s High 41°F
Wind NW 2 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 57%
Dew Point 18°
 
Today:
 
 
Partly cloudy. Much cooler. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Tonight:
 
 

Periods of rain. Some mixed winter precipitation possible. Low 34F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
High pres builds across New Eng today, then shifts to the Maritimes
tonight as a warm front approaches from the south. A  wave of low
pres will track south of New Eng Thu and Thu evening. A cold front
will sweep across New Eng and the coastal waters Fri afternoon
followed by gale force NW winds Fri night and Sat. High pres builds
into the region Sun.
 
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 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
 
06 Wed  0005   9.1  1212  10.1  0559   0.6  1828   0.0  0653  1705
07 Thu  0041   9.2  1249  10.0  0638   0.6  1905   0.1  0651  1706
08 Fri  0117   9.2  1328   9.8  0718   0.6  1942   0.2  0650  1707
09 Sat  0154   9.3  1408   9.5  0759   0.7  2021   0.4  0649  1709
10 Sun  0233   9.3  1450   9.2  0842   0.8  2103   0.6  0648  1710
11 Mon  0314   9.3  1537   8.9  0929   0.9  2148   0.9  0646  1711
12 Tue  0400   9.3  1629   8.6  1021   0.9  2238   1.1  0645  1712
13 Wed  0451   9.4  1726   8.5  1117   0.8  2334   1.1  0644  1714
14 Thu  0547   9.6  1826   8.5  ----  ----  1217   0.6  0642  1715
15 Fri  0646  10.0  1928   8.8  0032   1.0  1317   0.2  0641  1716
16 Sat  0746  10.5  2029   9.2  0132   0.7  1417  -0.4  0640  1716
17 Sun  0845  11.0  2126   9.8  0231   0.2  1513  -1.0  0638  1719
18 Mon  0941  11.6  2220  10.3  0327  -0.4  1607  -1.6  0637  1720
19 Tue  1036  11.9  2312  10.8  0422  -0.9  1659  -2.0  0635  1721
20 Wed  1129  12.1  ----  ----  0515  -1.4  1749  -2.1  0634  1723
 
 
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 Wednesday, February 06, 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.