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Daily Update - Boston08/23/2019 Normal
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Daily Update - Boston08/14/2019 Normal
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Daily Update - Boston08/06/2019 Normal
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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Tuesday, August 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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Mostly Cloudy, 71°F
Feels Like 71°F
Today’s High 86°F
Wind S 2 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Visibility 2 mi
Humidity 85%
Dew Point 66°
 
 
Today:
 
 
 
Areas of patchy fog early. Partly cloudy this morning, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon. High near 80F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph.
 
Tonight:
 
 
 
A few clouds. Low around 70F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
Weak low pressure tracks from the Mid Atlc coast Tue morning to the
40N/70W benchmark this afternoon. A warm front moves across southern
New England tonight. A cold front then slowly enters New England Wed
night into Thu, then across the waters Fri. High pressure over the
Great Lakes Saturday builds into New England Saturday night.
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
06 Tue  0356  11.0  1628  10.9  1009  -0.7  2240  -0.3  0542  1958
07 Wed  0455  10.3  1724  10.7  1103  -0.2  2340   0.0  0543  1957
08 Thu  0556   9.8  1822  10.5  ----  ----  1200   0.4  0544  1955
09 Fri  0659   9.3  1922  10.3  0043   0.2  1259   0.8  0545  1954
10 Sat  0803   9.0  2021  10.2  0146   0.4  1358   1.1  0546  1953
11 Sun  0904   8.9  2117  10.1  0247   0.4  1456   1.2  0547  1951
12 Mon  1000   8.9  2209  10.2  0344   0.4  1549   1.2  0548  1950
13 Tue  1050   9.0  2256  10.2  0434   0.3  1638   1.2  0549  1948
14 Wed  1133   9.1  2339  10.2  0518   0.3  1723   1.1  0550  1947
15 Thu  ----  ----  1213   9.2  0559   0.2  1804   1.0  0551  1946
16 Fri  0019  10.2  1250   9.3  0636   0.2  1845   0.9  0552  1944
17 Sat  0058  10.2  1327   9.4  0713   0.3  1925   0.8  0553  1943
18 Sun  0136  10.0  1403   9.4  0750   0.4  2005   0.9  0554  1941
19 Mon  0215   9.9  1440   9.5  0828   0.5  2046   0.9  0555  1940
20 Tue  0256   9.6  1519   9.5  0907   0.7  2129   1.0  0556  1938
 
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 Tuesday, August 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.