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09-18-2017, 07:07 PM
Issued at 800 PM EDT Mon Sep 18 2017 000WTNT32 KNHC 182353TCPAT2BULLETINHurricane Jose Intermediate Advisory Number 54ANWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL122017800 PM EDT Mon Sep 18 2017...DANGEROUS SURF AND RIP CURRENTS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ALONG THEEAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES...SUMMARY OF 800 PM EDT...0000 UTC...INFORMATION----------------------------------------------LOCATION...34.8N 71.5WABOUT 230 MI...370 KM E OF CAPE HATTERAS NORTH CAROLINAABOUT 445 MI...720 KM S OF NANTUCKET MASSACHUSETTSMAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/HPRESENT MOVEMENT...STATIONARYMINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...973 MB...28.73 INCHESWATCHES AND WARNINGS--------------------CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:None.SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...* Watch Hill to Hull* Block Island* Martha's Vineyard* NantucketA Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for...* The coast of Long Island from Fire Island Inlet to Port Jefferson* New Haven to Watch HillA Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions areexpected somewhere within the warning area within 36 hours.A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions arepossible within the watch area, in this case within the next 24 to36 hours.Interests elsewhere along the U.S. east coast from North Carolinanorthward to New England should monitor the progress of Jose.For storm information specific to your area, including possibleinland watches and warnings, please monitor products issued by yourlocal National Weather Service forecast office.DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK------------------------------At 800 PM EDT (0000 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was locatednear latitude 34.8 North, longitude 71.5 West. Jose has been nearlystationary during the past few hours, but it should resume a motiontoward the north near 10 mph (17 km/h) later tonight or Tuesday. Aturn to the northeast is expected to occur on Tuesday night. On theforecast track, the center of Jose is forecast to pass well offshoreof the Delmarva peninsula early Tuesday, and pass well to the eastof the New Jersey coast on Wednesday.Maximum sustained winds remain near 75 mph (120 km/h) with highergusts. Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48hours.Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km) fromthe center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 230miles (370 km).The minimum central pressure recently reported by an Air ForceReconnaissance plane was 973 mb (28.73 inches).HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND----------------------WIND: Tropical storm conditions are expected to begin in thewarning area early Wednesday. Tropical storm conditions arepossible in the watch area beginning Tuesday night.SURF: Swells generated by Jose are affecting Bermuda, the Bahamas,and much of the U.S. east coast. These swells are likely to causedangerous surf and rip current conditions for the next severaldays in these areas. For more information, please consult productsfrom your local weather office.RAINFALL: Jose is expected to produce total rain accumulations of3 to 5 inches over eastern Long Island, southeast Connecticut,southern Rhode Island, and southeast Massachusetts, includingMartha's Vineyard and Nantucket through Wednesday. This rainfallcould cause isolated flooding. Jose is also expected to producetotal rain accumulations up to 1 inch along the mid-Atlantic coast,and from southeast New York to coastal Maine.NEXT ADVISORY-------------Next complete advisory at 1100 PM EDT.$$Forecaster Avila

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