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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Tuesday, October 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, 60°F
Feels Like 60°F
Today’s High 65°F
Wind W 1 mph
Barometer 30.26 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 85%
Dew Point 52°
 
 
Today:
 
 
 
Some early morning breaks in the overcast, otherwise cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 66F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.
 
Tonight:
 
  
 
Cloudy. Low 56F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
High pres builds to the N as an ocean storm sets up south of New
Eng through the end of the week. This will result in an extended
period strong NE gales and high seas Wed into Fri, diminishing next
weekend.
 
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
08 Tue  0813   8.7  2025   9.3  0152   1.1  1407   1.8  0649  1614
09 Wed  0906   8.8  2118   9.5  0248   1.1  1501   1.6  0650  1812
10 Thu  0952   9.1  2205   9.6  0335   1.0  1550   1.3  0651  1811
11 Fri  1032   9.4  2248   9.7  0417   0.8  1633   0.9  0652  1809
12 Sat  1110   9.7  2327   9.8  0456   0.7  1713   0.6  0653  1807
13 Sun  1145   9.9  ----  ----  0532   0.6  1752   0.4  0654  1806
14 Mon  0005   9.8  1220  10.1  0609   0.6  1831   0.2  0656  1804
15 Tue  0043   9.8  1255  10.2  0645   0.6  1910   0.1  0657  1803
16 Wed  0121   9.7  1331  10.2  0723   0.7  1950   0.1  0658  1801
17 Thu  0201   9.5  1409  10.2  0802   0.9  2032   0.2  0659  1759
18 Fri  0243   9.3  1451  10.1  0844   1.1  2117   0.3  0700  1758
19 Sat  0328   9.1  1538  10.1  0930   1.3  2206   0.4  0701  0556
20 Sun  0419   8.9  1630  10.0  1021   1.4  2301   0.5  0703  1755
21 Mon  0515   8.8  1728  10.0  1118   1.4  2359   0.4  0704  1753
22 Tue  0615   9.0  1830  10.1  ----  ----  1219   1.3  0705  1752
 
 
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, October 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.