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Daily Update - Boston02/22/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/21/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/20/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/19/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/15/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/14/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/13/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/12/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/11/2019 Normal
Daily Update - Boston02/08/2019 Normal
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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Friday, February 08, 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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Light Rain, 40°F
Feels Like 37°F
Today’s High 47°F
Wind S 5 mph
Barometer 29.75 in
Visibility 8 mi
Humidity 93%
Dew Point 35°
 
Today:
 
Steady light rain this morning. Windy with showers continuing this afternoon. High 51F. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Higher wind gusts possible.
 
Tonight:
 

Partly cloudy skies with gusty winds. Colder. Low around 25F. Winds W at 25 to 35 mph.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
A cold front will sweep across New Eng and the coastal waters this
afternoon followed by gale force NW winds tonight and Sat. High
pres builds into the region Sun with another high pres building to
the north on Monday. Low pres will track NE from the mid Atlc coast
late Tue and Tue night.
 
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING
 
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
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
21 Thu  0003  11.1  1222  12.0  0607  -1.6  1838  -2.0  0632  1724
22 Fri  0053  11.3  1314  11.6  0659  -1.5  1927  -1.6  0631  1725
 
 
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, February 08, 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.