In its 11 a.m. update, the hurricane center listed Irma in north Florida, about 115 miles east of Tallahassee, and moving north-northwest at 17 mph. A storm surge of 10 feet was recorded in the Keys and a record storm surge was reported in Jacksonville that exceeded the previous high set by Hurricane Dora in 1964.
"I don't think I saw one trailer park where nearly everything wasn't overturned", Scott said.
"We're grateful that the brunt of the storm will miss us", Cooper said in a press conference Monday, "but our entire state will see some impacts from Irma and especially Western North Carolina".
BRAKKTON BOOKER, BYLINE: Utility crews around Florida are starting to clear tree limbs that fell on power lines during Irma.
Officials still warn people to stay off the streets, even as the storm winds die down.
The Keys felt Irma's full fury when the storm blew ashore as a Category 4 hurricane on Sunday morning with 209km/h winds.
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At least five deaths were reported from the storm in Florida.
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Rain and winds have subsided in Florida, but the state is still reeling from the storm's destruction.
FPL said its two nuclear plants in Florida were safe.
"It's the worst storm I've ever seen", said South, the NOAA meteorologist.
Six deaths in Florida have been blamed on Irma, along with three in Georgia and one in SC.
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St. Petersburg-based Duke Energy, with almost 1.8 customer accounts, was working to restore power to 1.2 million customers.
The National Hurricane Center predicts the storm will cross Monday into Georgia, where Atlanta has been put on a tropical storm warning for the first time in history.
"An army of more than 50,000 workers from across the United States and Canada is now dedicated to supporting the industry's Irma restoration efforts", Kuhn said. The ocean storm had been the strongest kind of hurricane - a Category 5 - as it moved through the Caribbean area last week.
State government offices are closed, as are public schools and state college and universities.
Last month, Hurricane Harvey devastated much of coastal Texas and killed more than 70 people.
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