The legacy OPC website URL https://www.opc.ncep.noaa.gov permanently redirects to https://ocean.weather.gov. On or after July 9, 2019 the old URL will not work. Users must use https://ocean.weather.gov to access the OPC website. More information is available at https://www.weather.gov/media/notification/scn19-10opc_terminate.pdf.

Metarea IV Information

METAREA IV

The western part of the North Atlantic Ocean eastwards of the North American coast to 35°W, from 7°N to 67°N, including the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea and the sea area between 7°N and the South American coastline at 4°30N, and Hudson Bay and Approaches.

More information at http://weather.gmdss.org/IV.html and http://weather.gmdss.org/metareas.html