Greater than one hundred seventy,000 houses and companies in Florida have been with out energy as of eleven p.m. Saturday night time.
Florida Energy and Mild stated on its web site that greater than half of these outages have been within the Miami-Dade space, the place about 600,000 individuals have been ordered to evacuate.
The corporate has stated it expects tens of millions of individuals to lose energy, with some areas experiences extended outages.
The corporate stated it has assembled the most important pre-storm workforce in U.S. historical past, with greater than sixteen,000 individuals prepared to reply.
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