Calm before the Storm: Irma inches closer to Florida as Category 4 hurricane, expected to trek up Gulf Coast

Photo by Kem McNair for Headline Surfer / Sundown over New Smyrna Beach, Florida on Saturday night.
 
HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- It's the calm before the storm with Irma currently a Category 4 Hurricane, inches closer to the Florida Keys during the pre-dawn hours on this Sunday morning.

 

 

 

 

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most experienced reporters, having amassed dozens of journalism-industry awards. Frederick is enrolled online at Full Sail University in Winter Garden, FL, where he's a third of the way though the Master of Arts program in New Media Journalism. His graduation will be in March 2018.