OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

X

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 428 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. 
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 428 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 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: 428 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas
2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 6 to
11 ft. 
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 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: 458 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable, then becoming 
N to NW. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 458 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or
less. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 458 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. 
.THU...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 458 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 NM or less. 
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 458 PM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 20 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