Hurricane Force Warnings in Effect
Atlantic:  High Seas

OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

X

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 943 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. Chance of snow with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 943 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain and snow with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SE. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.FRI...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 10 to
17 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SUN...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 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: 943 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 944 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.SAT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 944 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to
40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 40 to 50 kt, becoming S to SW 30 to 40 kt. Seas
11 to 19 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 25 to 30 kt.
Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 944 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
11 to 17 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 944 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Chance of rain. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 944 AM EST Wed Dec 11 2019

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NE 25 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft. 
.THU...E to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 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