OPC Atlantic Voice Broadcast (VOBRA) Offshore Waters Forecast Areas

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Gulf of Maine to the Hague Line

Updated: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W, then, becoming SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 2 ft or
less. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 2 ft or
less. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SUN...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
2 ft or less. 
.MON...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
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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: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW, then, becoming W
to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable 5 to 15 kt. Seas
2 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
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: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt, then, becoming
W to SW. Seas 3 to 4 ft, becoming 2 ft or less. 
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 2 ft or
less. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, becoming 2 ft or
less. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, becoming 2 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
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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: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 4 ft,
becoming 2 ft or less. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 ft, becoming 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 2 ft or
less. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
X

Baltimore Canyon to the Hague Line south of 1000 fm

Updated: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
X

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

Updated: 442 AM EDT Thu May 13 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft. Scattered showers and tstms with vsby 1 nm or less. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. Scattered
showers and tstms. 
.FRI...NE winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. Tstms and scattered showers. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 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