Hurricane Irma slams into Florida

Florida Suffers Gas Electric Shortages After Irma

Florida Suffers Gas Electric Shortages After Irma

Millions of Florida residents are without power after Hurricane Irma devastated the state's power grid, according to The Weather Channel. Majority of the wind speeds in Valdosta will be tropical storm force though with wind speeds between 39-74. The system went on to slam the Gulf Coast and, as a downgraded tropical storm, continued to spread record flooding in northern Florida and parts of SC.

Warnings of risky storm surges remained in effect through vast swaths of peninsula Florida, where more than six million people had been ordered to flee Irma in one of the biggest evacuations in USA history.

The National Weather Service said the threat of storm surge had decreased Monday along Georgia's 100 miles of coast, but flooding rains could still cause swollen rivers, streams and creeks to overflow.

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Irma is expected to sap demand for fuel for a time, Goldman Sachs analysts said in a note on Monday, but they cautioned that supply could remain strained due to refining capacity offline in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, which hit Texas two weeks ago. The hurricane then made landfall in South Florida over Marco Island at 3:35 pm on Monday. As of the 11 a.m.

"With Irma's landfall in Cudjoe Key, it's the first Category 4 hurricane to strike Florida since Charley in 2004".

It's still way too early to know exactly where Jose will end up, but it wouldn't be a bad idea for the United States to get comfortable with another hurricane making landfall.

Over 6.6 million without power in US Southeast after Irma: utilities
It also spread misery into Georgia and SC as it moved inland with winds at 50 miles per hour , causing flooding and power outages. The full breadth of the damage statewide remained unknown, with communications and travel cut off by high winds and flooding.

Hurricane Irma made its way up the west coast of Florida moving through Florida cities near Naples, Tampa and Orlando. Atlanta, Georgia is expected to receive tropical storm winds Monday evening.

However, it was still producing "some wind gusts to near hurricane force".

Irma made landfall on Florida's mainland on Marco Island with 115 miles per hour winds. Almost 7 million people in the Southeast were warned to get out of the storm's path, including 6.4 million in Florida alone. It is expected to reach the Columbus area by the mid-afternoon and to lash the Valley with rain and strong winds into the night. "We have been busy just trying to get information out there to the people, to put them in the proper places to try to save their lives", he said.

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