Julia forecast to meander just off the southeast United States coast.
At 11pm, the center of Tropical Storm Julia was about 50 miles south/southeast of Charleston, SC, latitude 32.1 north, longitude 79.8 west.
Julia is moving toward the east-northeast near 5 mph, and a slow erratic motion is expected over the next couple of days. The forecast keeps Julia meandering just off the northern Georgia and southern South Carolina coastlines into Friday.
Maximum sustained winds remain near 40mph with higher gusts. Some slight strengthening is possible on Thursday, but gradual weakening should begin thereafter.