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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Thursday, November 14, 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, 28°F
Feels Like 28°F
Today’s High 40°F
Wind WSW 0 mph
Barometer 30.51 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 53%
Dew Point 13°
 
 
Today:
 
 
 
Mainly cloudy. High 41F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Tonight:
 
 
 
Evening clouds will give way to clearing overnight. Low around 35F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
High pressure over eastern New England will move offshore today. A
very weak low pres trough will move over the waters this evening. A
strong cold front will move across the waters Fri  night followed by
strong high pres building to the north on Sat with gale force wind
gusts possible. On Sunday, high pres will  remain to our north while
an ocean storm approaches from the  south then passes southeast of
the waters Sunday night into Mon.
 
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
14 Thu  ----  ----  1202  10.6  0554   0.7  1826  -0.3  0633  1623
15 Fri  0038   9.4  0043  10.6  0636   0.8  1909  -0.3  0635  1622
16 Sat  0121   9.3  1327  10.5  0720   0.9  1956  -0.3  0636  1622
17 Sun  0209   9.2  1416  10.4  0809   1.0  2046  -0.1  0637  1621
18 Mon  0300   9.1  1510  10.3  0901   1.1  2140   0.0  0638  1620
19 Tue  0356   9.2  1609  10.1  0959   1.1  2238   0.0  0640  1619
20 Wed  0455   9.3  1712  10.1  1101   1.0  2337   0.0  0641  1618
21 Thu  0556   9.7  1816  10.1  ----  ----  1204   0.6  0642  1618
22 Fri  0655  10.2  1919  10.2  0036  -0.1  1307   0.1  0643  1617
23 Sat  0752  10.7  2020  10.4  0134  -0.3  1407  -0.4  0644  1616
24 Sun  0845  11.2  2117  10.5  0229  -0.5  1503  -0.9  0646  1616
25 Mon  0937  11.6  2211  10.5  0321  -0.6  1557  -1.3  0647  1615
26 Tue  1026  11.7  2302  10.5  0411  -0.6  1647  -1.5  0648  1615
27 Wed  1113  11.7  2351  10.3  0500  -0.4  1736  -1.5  0649  1614
28 Thu  ----  ----  1200  11.5  0548  -0.2  1824  -1.2  0650  1614
 
 
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 Thursday, November 14, 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.