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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Monday, May 13, 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, 51°F
Feels Like 51°F
Today’s High 51°F
Wind NNE 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 72%
Dew Point 39°
 
 
Today:
 
 
 
Windy with rain developing this afternoon. High 52F. Winds E at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
 
Tonight:
 
 
 
Rain and wind. Low 44F. Winds NE at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a half an inch. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
A strong low pres system will bring potential for gale force wind
gusts and a windswept rain later today into Tue. A weak  ridge of
high pres may build in from the west by midweek, bringing quieter
weather to the waters.
 
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
13 Mon  0646  10.3  1929   9.9  0034   0.8  1310   0.0  0525  1957
14 Tue  0751  10.3  2028  10.3  0137   0.5  1409  -0.1  0524  1958
15 Wed  0853  10.4  2124  10.8  0239   0.1  1506  -0.2  0523  1959
16 Thu  0952  10.5  2216  11.2  0338  -0.4  1559  -0.3  0522  2000
17 Fri  1047  10.5  2306  11.4  0433  -0.8  1650  -0.3  0521  2001
18 Sat  1139  10.5  2353  11.5  0524  -1.1  1739  -0.2  0520  2002
19 Sun  ----  ----  1228  10.4  0613  -1.1  1825   0.0  0519  2003
20 Mon  0038  11.4  1316  10.1  0700  -1.0  1911   0.3  0518  2004
21 Tue  0123  11.1  1402   9.8  0746  -0.7  1957   0.7  0517  2005
22 Wed  0208  10.7  1449   9.5  0832  -0.3  2043   1.1  0517  2006
23 Thu  0254  10.3  1536   9.1  0918   0.2  2131   1.5  0516  2007
24 Fri  0342   9.9  1625   8.9  1006   0.6  2221   1.8  0515  2008
25 Sat  0432   9.5  1716   8.7  1056   1.0  2313   2.0  0514  2008
26 Sun  0525   9.1  1807   8.7  1146   1.3  ----  ----  0514  2009
27 Mon  0620   8.9  1859   8.8  0008   2.1  1238   1.4  0513  2010
 
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 Monday, May 13, 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.