“Prepare for life-threatening winds having possible devastating impacts,” Florida locals were told.


Hurricane Irma lambasted the Caribbean and is swiftly approaching Florida.

Everyone is  expected to evacuate to a safer ground. Local officials warned in advance that they cannot send rescue unless they received their phone calls.

The Florida Governor said, “We will get you out, but you have to call us. Do not wait! Call us now!” Governor Rick Scott also ordered early closure of schools, colleges and universities from Friday through Monday.

All coastal areas were already alerted from storm surges.


According to READY, a national public service campaign for all Americans, the best way to survive a calamity is to follow these simple rules during a hurricane:

Everyone is expected keep a high level of alertness at all times.

Be safe, PeN Pals!

Posted by Clarisse Javier