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Hurricane Jose impacts the Jersey Shore with beach erosion, wind

20 September 2017

Ready for an early season nor'easter? Nantucket may end up with the strongest winds and heaviest rain in all of New England by the time the storm is away on Thursday, with winds gusting up to or over 60 miles per hour there.

"Total rain amounts will be 10-30 mm mostly across southern Nova Scotia", he said. Computer models suggest the high pressure area will expand once Jose moves out to sea and the old frontal boundary to the west weakens and perhaps disappears.

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Minor roadway flooding has been reported in the coastal towns, but the main story has been beach erosion, unsafe surf, and damage to a fishing pier in Belmar's Monmouth County. Combine a 1-2 ft. storm surge with high astronomical tides and you have a classic recipe for some coastal flooding and significant beach erosion. Nantucket Harbor will likely bear the brunt of the flooding, with widespread moderate flooding there.

However, Farnell says he expects some showers to hit Nova Scotia on Tuesday with the possibility of heavy showers on Wednesday.

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The Tropical Storm Watch has been canceled, as tropical storm force winds should remain offshore, a watch remains in effect for the adjacent coastal waters.

Spiral bands of tropical rainfall will rotate in during the day Tuesday and continue Wednesday as well. It is a much more compact storm than Irma. 5.

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Since the storm center looks to track far to our southeast, strong winds for New Hampshire look unlikely.

Hurricane Jose impacts the Jersey Shore with beach erosion, wind