As Hurricane Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach, FL at close to Category 5 strength…

…CNN’s John Berman is covering the storm live just west of that position in Panama City Beach and reporting sustained winds of over 100 mph:

If this looks unsafe to you, it is. WTF is he doing outside will all of this debris flying around? No big deal, just a rake going 100 mph:

The winds are so strong that they ripped out the metal fence behind Berman from its concrete base:

Is it going to take a death to get reporters to start acting responsibly?

Just go inside, John. The ratings aren’t worth it: