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OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

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Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 1100 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Chance of rain. 
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of rain
and areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SE 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 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: 1100 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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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: 1100 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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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: 1101 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 1101 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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

Updated: 1101 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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

Updated: 1101 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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

Updated: 1101 AM EDT Tue Apr 23 2019



  • 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