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----------Issued by the NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD 1100 PM AST Sun Sep 10 2017
...JOSE CONTINUES TO WEAKEN OVER THE WESTERN ATLANTIC...
 SUMMARY OF 1100 PM AST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...23.7N 68.1W ABOUT 245 MI...395 KM NE OF GRAND TURK ISLAND MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...115 MPH...185 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 325 DEGREES AT 14 MPH...22 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...962 MB...28.41 INCHES
 WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:
None.
SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
 DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK ------------------------------ At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was located near latitude 23.7 North, longitude 68.1 West. Jose is moving toward the northwest near 14 mph (22 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue overnight, followed by a reduction in forward speed and a turn toward the north on Monday. Jose is then forecast to move slowly toward the east and southeast on Tuesday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 115 mph (185 km/h) with higher gusts. Jose is a category 3 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale. Steady weakening is forecast during the next couple of days.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 160 miles (260 km).
The estimated minimum central pressure is 962 mb (28.41 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- SURF:  Swells generated by Jose will affect portions of Hispaniola, the Bahamas, and the Turks and Caicos Islands over the next couple of days. These swells are likely to produce high surf and rip current conditions. Please consult products from your local weather office.
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 500 AM AST.
$$ Forecaster Birchard
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