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OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

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Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
1 to 3 ft. Chance of snow. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.WED...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to
25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft. 
X

Georges Bank from the Northeast Channel to the Great South Channel, including waters east of Cape Cod to the Hague Line

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.WED...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

South of New England from the Great South Channel to Hudson Canyon, including the waters south of Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket Island out to 1000 fm

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
X

Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon including the waters west of 39.3N 71.9W...SW to 37.7N 72.9W

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.WED...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to
25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon out to 36N 70W to 34N 71W

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
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Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
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Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W

Updated: 941 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to
20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 



  • Below is a map of the Array Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast. Clicking on a zone will display the forecast for that area.
Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line Georges Bank South of New England Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 FM Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line South of 1000 FM Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear Cape Fear to 31N Atlantic Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W zone map