Hurricane Irma made a 2nd landfall at Marco Island as a powerful Category 3 storm with wind gusts of up to 130 m.p.h.:

Right now the city is in the eye:

From earlier:

And authorities are telling any residents who sheltered in place to get to a higher floor if possible as the expected storm surge begins:

And the backside of the eye is dangerous, too:

Naples is the next city in the crosshairs:

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