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----------500 PM AST Wed Sep 13 2017
...JOSE DRIFTING SOUTHWARD...
 SUMMARY OF 500 PM AST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...25.3N 65.6W ABOUT 500 MI...810 KM ENE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN BAHAMAS ABOUT 485 MI...780 KM S OF BERMUDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...75 MPH...120 KM/H PRESENT MOVEMENT...S OR 180 DEGREES AT 3 MPH...6 KM/H MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...988 MB...29.18 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 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was located near latitude 25.3 North, longitude 65.6 West.  Jose is moving toward the south near 3 mph (6 km/h), but is expected to complete a slow clockwise loop during the next couple of days, and is forecast to be moving west-northwestward by late Thursday.
Maximum sustained winds remain near 75 mph (120 km/h) with higher gusts.  Jose could weaken to a tropical storm in a couple of days.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 25 miles (35 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 115 miles (185 km).
The estimated minimum central pressure is 988 mb (29.18 inches).
 HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND ---------------------- None
 NEXT ADVISORY ------------- Next complete advisory at 1100 PM AST.
$$ Forecaster Pasch
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