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#904131 (Received by flhurricane at: 7:55 AM 22.Sep.2017)
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Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose Intermediate Advisory Number 68A
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL122017
800 AM AST Fri Sep 22 2017

...JOSE CONTINUES TO BRING TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS TO SOUTHERN
NEW ENGLAND...


SUMMARY OF 800 AM AST...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...39.7N 69.0W
ABOUT 115 MI...185 KM SSE OF NANTUCKET MASSACHUSETTS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...W OR 270 DEGREES AT 2 MPH...4 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...993 MB...29.32 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

None.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for...
* Woods Hole to Sagamore Beach, including Cape Cod
* Block Island
* Martha`s Vineyard
* Nantucket

For storm information specific to your area, including possible
inland watches and warnings, please monitor products issued by your
local National Weather Service forecast office.


DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK
------------------------------
At 800 AM AST (1200 UTC), the center of Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose
was located near latitude 39.7 North, longitude 69.0 West. The
post-tropical cyclone is moving slowly toward the west near 2 mph (4
km/h). Jose is expected to meander well off the coast of New
England for the next several days.

Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph (85 km/h) with higher gusts.
Gradual weakening is forecast for the next 48 hours.

Jose is a large system. Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward
up to 220 miles (350 km) from the center. A sustained wind of 39
mph (63 km/h) with a gust to 49 mph (80 km/h) was recently reported
at an unofficial site on Martha`s Vineyard.

The estimated minimum central pressure is 993 mb (29.32 inches).


HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND
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WIND: Tropical storm conditions are expected to continue in the
warning area this morning.

SURF: Swells generated by Jose are affecting Bermuda and much of
the U.S. east coast and will likely cause dangerous surf and rip
current conditions during the next couple of days. For more
information, please consult products from your local weather office.

Rainfall: Jose is expected to produce additional rainfall
accumulations of up to one inch across Cape Cod and the offshore
Islands of Martha`s Vineyard and Nantucket through early Saturday.
When including rain that has already fallen, storm total
accumulations could reach 6 inches on Nantucket.


NEXT ADVISORY
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Next complete advisory at 1100 AM AST.

$$
Forecaster Blake