OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

X

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or
less. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 4 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: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Rain.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
12 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain. 
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.WED...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Showers and
scattered TSTMs. 
.THU...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. TSTMs and scattered showers. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
X

Hatteras Canyon to Cape Fear out to 34N 71W to 32N 73W

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. TSTMs and
scattered showers. 
.WED...S winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. Showers and TSTMs. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Rain.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
X

Cape Fear to 31N out to 32N 73W to 31N 74W

Updated: 441 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.TODAY...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Showers,
TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Showers and
TSTMs. 
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.FRI...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 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