Posted: 10:24 am Sunday, September 10th, 2017
By Eric "Hollywood" Davis STAR 94.5
Hurricane Irma is pounding Florida after the dangerous storm made landfall Sunday morning in the Keys. It has left a path of destruction in the Caribbean, and is on track to wreak the same kind of havoc in Florida.
Sept. 10, 2017 10:15 AM EDT- MIAMI: Animals are seeking shelter from the storm, too.
— Kodak Blackout (@frankiep1223) September 10, 2017
— Trudy Joyce (@truffs66) September 10, 2017
Sept. 10, 2017 9:50 AM EDT – ST. AUGUSTINE:
— Garrett Bedenbaugh (@wxgarrett) September 10, 2017
Sept. 10, 2017 10:00 AM EDT- GEORGIA- A tropical storm warning has been issued for parts of Georgia.
JUST IN: TROPICAL STORM WATCH UPGRADED TO *WARNING ACROSS METRO — GUSTS TO 60 MPH LIKELY MONDAY-TUESDAY AM pic.twitter.com/oOHFu7RgO9
— Katie Walls (@KatieWallsWSB) September 10, 2017
Sept. 10, 2017 9:50 AM EDT – KEY LARGO:
Sept. 10, 2017 9:40 AM EDT- Florida – More than a million customers have lost power in Florida as Hurricane Irma slams parts of the state.
BREAKING: Florida utility officials say more than 1 million customers lose power as Hurricane Irma lashes the state.
— The Associated Press (@AP) September 10, 2017
— This Week (@ThisWeekABC) September 10, 2017
There are three confirmed weather-related deaths in Florida due to Hurricane Irma Sunday, all involving car crashes, according to ABC News.
One of the victims was killed while driving a truck in storm-strength winds in the Florida Keys, ABC News said.
Hurricane Irma has knocked out power to thousands of customers in Florida. Florida Power and Light says more than 420,000 are now without power as Irma slams into the Keys.
NEW: Hurricane Irma's northern eyewall reaches the lower Florida Keys – AP pic.twitter.com/dAoQNrJ37b
— 🌀BREAKINGNEWS🔴🌀 (@UrgentNews5) September 10, 2017
Scary scenes in #KeyWest.
Eye of #Irma has not made landfall yet.
— Kevin Rincon (@KevRincon) September 10, 2017
— Jim Cantore (@JimCantore) September 10, 2017