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09-19-2017, 12:30 AM
Issued at 200 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017 000WTNT32 KNHC 190540TCPAT2BULLETINHurricane Jose Intermediate Advisory Number 55ANWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL122017200 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017...LARGE JOSE CONTINUES MOVING NORTHWARD......DANGEROUS SURF AND RIP CURRENTS CONTINUE ALONG THE EAST COAST OFTHE UNITED STATES...SUMMARY OF 200 AM EDT...0600 UTC...INFORMATION----------------------------------------------LOCATION...35.6N 71.3WABOUT 235 MI...380 KM E OF CAPE HATTERAS NORTH CAROLINAABOUT 395 MI...635 KM S OF NANTUCKET MASSACHUSETTSMAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/HPRESENT MOVEMENT...N OR 360 DEGREES AT 8 MPH...13 KM/HMINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...971 MB...28.67 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 200 AM EDT (0600 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was locatednear latitude 35.6 North, longitude 71.3 West. Jose is movingtoward the north near 8 mph (13 km/h). This general motion isexpected to continue through today with a turn to the northeastanticipated tonight. On the forecast track, the center of Jose isforecast to pass well offshore of the Delmarva peninsula latertoday, and pass well to the east of the New Jersey coast onWednesday.Maximum sustained winds remain near 75 mph (120 km/h) with highergusts. Little change in strength is expected today but Joseshould begin to gradually weaken on Wednesday.Jose is a large tropical cyclone. Hurricane-force winds extendoutward up to 60 miles (95 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 310 miles (500 km), primarily tothe northeast of the center.The estimated minimum central pressure based on Air Force HurricaneHunter data is 971 mb (28.67 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 tonight.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 of 3to 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 an inch or so along the northernmid-Atlantic coast, and from southeast New York to coastal Mainethrough Wednesday.NEXT ADVISORY-------------Next complete advisory at 500 AM EDT.$$Forecaster Blake

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