Category 5 Hurricane Irma swept across the Caribbean wreaking havoc in its path and is about to make landfall on the US Atlantic coast.
As the raging tempest looms before Florida’s residents, social media networks like Twitter are ablaze with users sharing their emotions and opinions on this matter or even trying and provide useful information related to the subject to those who might need it.
Some Twitter users offered their sympathies to all affected by this disaster.
Praying for everyone impacted by #HurricaneIrma. Please stay as safe as you possibly can. 🙏🏻— Chase Goehring (@chasegoehring) 9 сентября 2017 г.
Praying for everyone affected by Hurricane Harvey and for everyone in the path of Hurricane Irma.— jeremy shada (@JeremyShada) 9 сентября 2017 г.
Others opted to calmly track the progress of the advancing storm.
And yet others cracked jokes in the face of the advancing hurricane, apparently refusing to succumb to anxiety.
Floridians: We’re not getting hit by a hurricane this year— movie memes (@FiImMemes) 9 сентября 2017 г.
Hurricane Irma: pic.twitter.com/pDyxv2ahK8
Certain users even sought to provide their assistance by disseminating information about shelters for the evacuees.
Irma is the most intense hurricane in the Atlantic over the past decade. It is considered to be even more powerful than the recent Hurricane Harvey which went ashore in Texas and caused major flooding.