800 AM AST Fri Sep 22 2017
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL122017
JOSE CONTINUES TO BRING TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS TO SOUTHERN
NEW ENGLAND…SUMMARY and INFORMATION Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose
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
CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT
* Woods Hole to Sagamore Beach, including Cape Cod
* Block Island
* Martha’s Vineyard
* NantucketFor 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 Post-Tropical Cyclone Jose 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
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.
with movement W at 2 mph.
The minimum central pressure was 993 mb
with maximum sustained winds of about 50 mph.
Nantucket, Massachusetts, and on Hurricane Maria
Cyclone Jose, located a little over a hundred miles southeast of
Nantucket, Massachusetts, and on Hurricane Maria, located just to
the north-northeast of Grand Turk Island.Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.