The center of Hurricane Irma made landfall at Cudjoe Key in the lower Florida Keys at 9:10 EDT (1310 GMT), the National Hurricane Center said on Sunday.
About 1.1 million homes and businesses have lost power in Florida as Hurricane Irma pummels the southern part of the state, Florida Power & Light (FPL) said on Sunday.The US National Hurricane Center says Irma's eye is beginning to move away from the lower Florida Keys. The storm is moving north-northwest at 8 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 130 MPH.
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