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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Friday, November 22, 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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Cloudy, 52°F
Feels Like 52°F
Today’s High 56°F
Wind SSW 6 mph
Barometer 29.67 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 73%
Dew Point 41°
 
 
Today:
 
 
 
Becoming windy with showers this afternoon. High 54F. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Higher wind gusts possible.
 
Tonight:
 
 
 
Clear. Gusty winds diminishing after midnight. Low 31F. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph. Higher wind gusts possible.
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
A cold front will move across the waters late this afternoon into
this evening. Expecting gusty W winds to develop up to gale force.
another low pres passes by the our S this weekend, bringing
another period of possible gales Sun. High pres builds back across
the waters Mon.
 
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
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
29 Fri  0040  10.0  1247  11.1  0635   0.2  1912  -0.8  0651  1613
30 Sat  0128   9.6  1335  10.6  0723   0.6  2000  -0.3  0652  1613
01 Sun  0217   9.3  1423  10.1  0811   1.1  2048   0.2  0653  1613
02 Mon  0307   8.9  1514   9.6  0902   1.5  2138   0.7  0655  1612
03 Tue  0359   8.7  1608   9.2  0955   1.8  2230   1.0  0656  1612
04 Wed  0451   8.6  1703   8.8  1051   1.9  2322   1.3  0657  1612
05 Thu  0544   8.6  1759   8.7  1147   1.9  ----  ----  0658  1612
06 Fri  0635   8.8  1854   8.6  0014   1.4  1243   1.7  0659  1612
 
 
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, November 22, 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.