Hurricane Force Warnings in Effect
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OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

X

Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 950 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 950 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 20 to 30 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. Chance of snow. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
4 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to
16 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 8 to 14 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: 950 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
5 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 951 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 951 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 40 to 50 kt. Seas 8 to
13 ft, building to 13 to 20 ft. Rain with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 45 to 55 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 13 to 21 ft. 
.THU...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 16 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 951 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming NW. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 951 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 951 AM EST Wed Jan 20 2021

...GALE WARNING...

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