TEN tweets show how Irma is re-writing the record books
Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 12:29 PM - With much of the United States still reeling from the 'historic devastation' witnessed in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, there is a new threat forming in the Atlantic as Irma eclipsed Category 5 status early Monday and is expected to be a direct hit on the Caribbean by mid-week. While Harvey brought catastrophic and historic rainfall amounts to Texas, Irma poses a different type of threat due to its sheer power.
Below are 10 tweets that show why this storm, Irma, is one meteorologists are white-knuckling the forecasts about, right now:
HUrricane Irma is a developing story, please check back frequently for updates.