Hurricane Irma is the second strongest storm of the Atlantic Season after the devastating Hurricane Harvey. Irma, after much intensification and weakening has now become a Category 4 storm. The storm is heading towards the Caribbean now.
In view of the potentially damaging storm, state of emergency has already been declared in the regions including Florida as well as Puerto Rico. The wind speed of Irma at present is gusting up to 230 kmph. As per forecasters, the hurricane may gain even more strength in the coming two days which is bad news for the Caribbean Islands.