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Hurricane Irma #1115600

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 05, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir, Ginger Zee) The course of Hurricane Irma tracking towards Florida, now by the Leeward Islands & other islands, with two different storm scenarios for the east or west sides of Florida discussed; scenes shown of the eye of the storm, the tracking models.

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Miami: Alex Perez) The state of emergency in Florida as it braces for Irma featured; scenes shown from south Florida; details given about evacuations in the keys. [Governor Rick SCOTT - says be prepared.] [two PEOPLE; from Texas, Patricia LYNN, Broward County Mayor Barbara SHARIEF - comment.] [Florida International University professor Hugh GLADWIN†- says no one is every ready for a Category 5 hurricane.] What people should do before evacuation discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(San Juan, Puerto Rico: Linzie Janis) The preparations in Puerto Rico & the islands for Irma featured; scenes shown from Antigua, San Juan, Puerto Rico. [In Puerto Rico, vacationing Americans Rachel RAPISARDA‡; in Virgin Islands, Claudia HARRIS - comment on preparations.] The latest hurricane forecast for Puerto Rico & the Leeward Islands discussed.

Ginger, David Muir,;
Muir, David;
Perez, Alex;
Janis, Linzie

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