URGENT! MONSTER Hurricane Irma made landfall Barbuda Caribbean now heading to Puerto Rico and Florida. EXTREME DANGEROUS Most powerful strongest ever in Atlantic history Hurricane Irma followed by Tropical Storm Jose forms behind . Florida State of Emergency as Hurricane Irma UPGRADED TO CATEGORY 5. BREAKING NEWS Powerful 185MPH Hurricane Irma set to SLAM into Florida, shock forecast reveals – alerts issued HURRICANE Irma is set to slam into Florida, a shock new forecast has revealed today, sparking alerts across the south-east as America still comes to terms with the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Irma path update: Latest models reveal Irma could be on track to hit Florida. THE LATEST models show that Hurricane Irma could head towards Florida after the Caribbean amid rising fears that the peninsula could be hit. The NOAA’s National Hurricane Center (NHC), based in Miami, has told Americans along hurricane-prone parts of the coast to get an escape plan in place. Hurricane Irma continues to move west-southwestward towards the Leeward Islands. It continues to be be a category three hurricane with 120 mph winds. The hurricane is expected to strengthen on Tuesday night.