OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

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Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
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Georges Bank from the Northeast Channel to the Great South Channel, including waters east of Cape Cod to the Hague Line

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
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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: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
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Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon including the waters west of 39.3N 71.9W...SW to 37.7N 72.9W

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Light
freezing spray in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
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Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 40 to 50 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft, building to 13 to 21 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or
less. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 40 to 50 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 12 to 21 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
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Baltimore Canyon to Hatteras Canyon out to 36N 70W to 34N 71W

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to NW 55 to 65 kt
early, then, becoming NW 45 to 55 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft, building
to 17 to 28 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 12 to 21 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
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Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

Updated: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 45 to 60 kt, becoming NW 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft, building to 17 to 26 ft. Rain with VSBY 1 nm or
less. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 1 to 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S 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: 326 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...W winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 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