Hurricane Irma 8am (9/7/17) Update:
There are no big changes with Irma yet. It remains a category 5 hurricane with 180 mph winds and has shifted only slightly to the west. Forecasters say that it'll likely be another 24 hours before we know where landfall & the main impact is going to be. We'll keep you up-to-date with info from our weather partner, ABC Action News. And, we have helpful info in our Storm Center.
Meteorologist Greg Dee talks about the latest with Hurricane Irma, as well as the importance of the planes, including one from Lakeland, that fly into the storm to bring us all the weather info. Listen:
— Greg Dee (@GregDeeWeather) September 7, 2017