OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

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Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 932 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.SAT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Light freezing
spray. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 3 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: 932 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Light freezing spray. 
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Light freezing
spray. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 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: 932 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Light
freezing spray. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
becoming 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 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: 936 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 936 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft, building to 8 to 15 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 15 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT and MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 936 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 936 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft, building to 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 936 PM EST Thu Mar 4 2021

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming N 
to NE 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas becoming 
4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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