ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – As relief efforts in Texas and Louisiana continue after Hurricane Harvey, Florida lawmakers are warning people to prepare for Irma.
Gov. Rick Scott sent a series of tweets Sunday and Monday warning Floridians to have their disaster relief kits prepared and to have a plan in place.
As of 11 a.m. Monday, it is still too soon to predict the potential impacts Hurricane Irma could have on Florida.
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Families should take time today to make sure you have a disaster plan and fully-stocked Disaster Supply Kit. https://t.co/RPmB3zapP3— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) September 4, 2017
I am continuing to coordinate with emergency management officials as we monitor Hurricane Irma.— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) September 4, 2017
FL knows how important it is to be prepared. Encourage your loved ones to have a plan ahead of any potential storm. https://t.co/KL3IqYzpTd— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) September 3, 2017
As we continue to monitor Hurricane Irma, families should make sure their Disaster Supply Kits are ready today. https://t.co/ymXjrTHewW— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) September 3, 2017
Disaster preparedness should be a priority for every Florida family. Visit https://t.co/eq4cIicsIU to get a plan today.— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) September 3, 2017