Powerful hurricane Michael is set to make landfall in Florida later on Wednesday, forcing mass evacuations in the southern United States of America state.
A category 3 storm with winds near 125mph (200km/h), Michael is predicted to strengthen additional when it comes ashore at about midday (16:00 GMT).
More than 370,000 individuals in Florida have been ordered to evacuate and move to higher ground.
Florida has declared a state of emergency, as have Alabama and Georgia.
At least 13 people have reportedly died in Central America due to the storm.