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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Wednesday, January 08, 2020
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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Sunny, 36°F
Feels Like 33°F
Today’s High 43°F
Wind SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Visibility 10 mi
Humidity 67%
Dew Point 26°
 
 
Today:
 
  
 
A couple of morning flurries, turning windy this afternoon with a snow shower late in the afternoon
 
Tonight:
 
  
 
Very windy; mainly clear
 
Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:
 
Offshore low pressure system moves toward Nova Scotia this
afternoon. Winds increase out of the west and northwest reaching
gale force this afternoon and tonight. High pressure then brings
fair skies and lighter wind for Thursday. Another area of low
pressure may bring rain to the waters from late Friday through
early Sunday.
 
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
 
Boston, MA Tides
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             High                  Low                  Sun
Date    AM    hgt   PM    hgt   AM    hgt   PM    hgt   rise  set
 
08 Wed  0859  10.0  2138   8.8  0245   1.1  1525   0.0  0713  1629
09 Thu  0945  10.5  2225   9.1  0332   0.8  1612  -0.5  0713  1630
10 Fri  1031  10.9  2311   9.4  0419   0.5  1658  -0.9  0713  1631
11 Sat  1118  11.2  2357   9.7  0506   0.1  1744  -1.3  0712  1632
12 Sun  ----  ----  1205  11.4  0554  -0.1  1831  -1.5  0712  1633
13 Mon  0044  10.0  1254  11.4  0643  -0.3  1919  -1.5  0712  1634
14 Tue  0133  10.1  1345  11.3  0734  -0.4  2008  -1.3  0711  1635
15 Wed  0223  10.2  1439  10.9  0828  -0.3  2059  -1.0  0711  1636
16 Thu  0316  10.3  1536  10.4  0925  -0.2  2153  -0.6  0711  1638
17 Fri  0412  10.3  1637   9.8  1024  -0.1  2249  -0.2  0710  1639
18 Sat  0509  10.3  1740   9.4  1127   0.0  2348   0.2  0709  1640
19 Sun  0609  10.3  1846   9.1  ----  ----  1231   0.0  0709  1641
20 Mon  0710  10.3  1951   9.0  0048   0.5  1335  -0.1  0708  1642
21 Tue  0808  10.4  2051   9.0  0147   0.6  1435  -0.2  0708  1644
22 Wed  0904  10.5  2146   9.1  0243   0.6  1530  -0.4  0707  1645
23 Thu  0955  10.6  2235   9.2  0336   0.6  1620  -0.5  0706  1646
24 Fri  1042  10.6  2320   9.2  0424   0.5  1705  -0.5  0705  1647
 
 
 
Current Maximum Drafts at Oil Terminals
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Citgo Braintree         36-00 Fresh Water (Pilot restriction)
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 Wednesday, January 08, 2020

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.