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 Daily Port Update

Subject:Daily Update - Boston
Date:Tuesday, June 21, 2022

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">BOSTON Harbor is at MARSEC Level 1


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">COVID 19 is providing its own unique challenges, requiring all to stay extra vigilant on changing port call conditions and regulations.


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">COVID-19 Corona Virus Information

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The latest Marine Safety Bulletins from USCG Sector BOSTON is attached. Pilot boarding instructions for vessels are also attached. Additional information and links are provided below.


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">BOSTON CBP has noted the following:


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Crew changes are being permitted.  Offsigner flights need to be vetted by CBP in advance.


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Shore leave is permitted on a case by case basis by CBP.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">There will be no restrictions on services provided to the vessels (techs / etc). They are leaving it up to the individual company to follow their own response plan to determine if they should board a vessel or not.


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Presidential Proclamations have placed entry restrictions from persons arriving from or through the following countries: Iran, China, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland, United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.


<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maritime commerce is vital to the U.S. economy and the Coast Guard has the responsibility to safely enable the uninterrupted flow of maritime cargo.

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Non-passenger commercial vessels that have been to the countries noted above or embarked crewmembers from the countries noted above within the last 14 days, with no sick crewmembers, will be permitted to enter the U.S. and conduct normal operations, provided that crewmembers remain aboard.


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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston, MA Weather (Current Conditions)


<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Mostly sunny, 61°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Feels Like 65°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Today’s High 75°F

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Wind ENE 7 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Barometer 30.18 in

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Visibility 10.0 mi

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Humidity 83%

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Dew Point 56°

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Partly sunny and pleasant<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";background:white">


<span-family:"Courier New"">Tonight:

Partly cloudy<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";background:white">

<span-family:"Courier New";color:black">Synopsis for Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastal waters:<span-family:"Courier New"">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Weak high pres builds across the waters Tue. A warm front approaches

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">from the west Wed, and moves into the waters Thu, yielding scattered

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">showers.  Weak high pres returns Fri into the weekend, with mainly

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">tranquil boating weather, including dry weather and good visibility.

<span-family:"Courier New"">Marine Forecast

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">gusts up to 20 kt this afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">3 ft.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">3 ft.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">3 to 4 ft. A chance of showers.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.THU AND THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston, MA Tides

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">            High                    Low                     Sun

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Date        AM     hgt  PM     hgt  AM     hgt  PM     hgt  rise  set

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">21    Tue   0542   9.9  1822   9.8  1158   0.4  ----  ----  0505  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">22    Wed   0644   9.5  1919   9.8  0029   1.0  1254   0.8  0506  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">23    Thu   0746   9.1  2013   9.9  0131   1.0  1349   1.1  0506  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">24    Fri   0846   8.9  2105   9.9  0232   0.9  1442   1.4  0506  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">25    Sat   0942   8.8  2152  10.0  0328   0.8  1533   1.6  0507  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">26    Sun   1031   8.8  2236  10.0  0418   0.7  1619   1.6  0507  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">27    Mon   1115   8.8  2316  10.1  0503   0.6  1702   1.7  0507  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">28    Tue   1157   8.7  2356  10.1  0544   0.5  1743   1.7  0508  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">29    Wed   ----  ----  1238   8.8  0623   0.5  1824   1.7  0508  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">30    Thu   0036  10.1  1318   8.8  0702   0.5  1904   1.7  0509  2026

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">01    Fri   0116  10.0  1357   8.8  0741   0.5  1945   1.7  0509  2026 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">02    Sat   0156   9.9  1436   8.8  0820   0.5  2026   1.7  0510  2026 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">03    Sun   0236   9.8  1515   8.9  0859   0.6  2109   1.7  0510  2026 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">04    Mon   0318   9.7  1555   9.0  0940   0.7  2154   1.7  0511  2025

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">05    Tue   0402  9.5  1638  9.2  1023  0.8  2243  1.6   0512  2025

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Current Maximum Drafts at Oil Terminals

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Citgo Braintree         36-00 Fresh Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">ExxonMobil Everett      38-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Global Chelsea          32-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Global Revere           32-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Gulf Chelsea            35-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Irving Revere           36-00 Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sprague Deepwater       34-00 BERTH DEPTH, Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Sunoco East Boston      37-06 BERTH DEPTH, Salt Water

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">TRT Quincy              29-00 Salt Water

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">McArdle Bridge Update

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The McArdle Bridge is operating on normal on

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Chelsea Street Bridge Update

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The Chelsea Street Bridge is operating on normal

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Fore River Bridge Update

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">The Fore River Bridge is operating on normal

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">on demand bridge openings for marine traffic.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MSA Useful Links

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Boston Harbor Pilot Association, LLC<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

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Chart viewer<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> - handy tool for chart reference

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">Weather WEB Sites

National Hurricane Center<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:blue">

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Notice posted on Tuesday, June 21, 2022

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.