Hurricane Irma strengthened to a Category 5 storm on Sept. 5. Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency as Irma could possibly impact South Florida. CIRA/RAMMB/NOAA via Storyful
Hurricane Irma strengthened to a Category 5 storm on Sept. 5. Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency as Irma could possibly impact South Florida. CIRA/RAMMB/NOAA via Storyful

Hurricane Irma’s threat to NC, East Coast still uncertain but storm strengthening

September 04, 2017 11:20 AM