FIRST ALERT: Hurricane Irma remains Category 5; hits Caribbean - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

FIRST ALERT: Hurricane Irma remains Category 5; hits Caribbean

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Everyone is keeping a close eye on Hurricane Irma.

Hurricane Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday with 185 mph winds.

The storm remains a Category 5 and has left hundreds of thousands without power in Puerto Rico, and is blamed for 3 deaths.

A hurricane watch is expected for South Florida according to the National Hurricane Center.

Get your update on this monster storm right here from the First Alert Weather Team.

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