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The National Weather Service fears there a strong likelihood that Irma will pummel the Florida Keys later this week then race up the east coast of the Sunshine State.
The centre said in a release: in hurricane prone areas should ensure that they have their hurricane plan in place. expect up to 31 centimetres of rain, landslides, flash floods and seven metre waves.
Irma was expected to rip through the Leeward Islands Tuesday night and into Wednesday with the eye of the storm about 80 kilometres from Puerto Rico.
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West has made it mandatory for all tourists to leave the archipelego of Florida southern tip.
closed its airport with this ominous missive: God protect us all. decisions that we make in the next couple of hours can make the difference between life and death, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello said. is an extremely dangerous storm. With files from The Associated Press