Title: New Bedford Hurricane Barrier Closure
Location: 52 Fisherman’s Wharf New Bedford, MA 02740
Start Date: 2016-11-13
End Date: 2016-11-19
November 14, 2016
NEED TO KNOW FROM HARBOR DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION
Extreme High Tides Force Hurricane Barrier Closure
The US Army Corps of Engineers will be manning the New Bedford Hurricane Barrier for the morning high tide everyday this week. Due to the extreme high tides forecasted, the barrier will likely close each day this week. Please plan accordingly.
The high tides of concern are as follows:
Tuesday 7:56AM- 5.4 ft.
Wednesday 8:48AM- 5.3 ft.
Thursday 9:41AM- 5.0 ft.
Friday 10:37AM- 4.7 ft.
PORT OF NEW BEDFORD
52 Fisherman’s Wharf
New Bedford, MA 02740