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But sit tight, the governor said Thursday.
"If you're in certain parts of
"I think, look at what's going on, what's being advised in any given area and heed those calls. With an uncertain track of the whole east coast, we're waiting to get a little more definitive," he added.
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DeSantis' advice to Floridians waiting and worrying?
"Just watch, and react accordingly," he said.
By contrast, Scott urged residents to "go now," days before Category 4 Hurricane Irma made landfall near
In the end, the state's
But then, a day before the storm's landfall, Irma shifted toward
Irma eventually caused its worst damage in the Keys, particularly
"With storms, especially this one so far out, so many things can happen even until the last moment before landfall," said
"Evacuations are always tricky. If you're in a storm surge area, yes, you have to get out," he added. "But sometimes hurricanes can follow you to where you go. Either way, people should be making plans right now and should be ready to evacuate."
"I think we're in pretty good shape," Mica said. "That's not to say that some gas stations may run out of fuel as demand goes up."
He added: "Of course, a lot can happen between now and tomorrow morning with hurricanes."
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