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Governor Rick Scott, Mayor Andrew Gillum: Prepare now for Hurricane Michael

Posted at 4:23 PM, Oct 08, 2018
and last updated 2019-09-30 08:10:49-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Leon County and City of Tallahassee leaders are urging residents to prepare for Hurricane Michael. 

During a press conference today, officials say to not take this storm lightly and to make the necessary preparations so you can be safe.

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum says to not underestimate this storm and says this could be a more powerful system than Hermine.

"For sake of comparison for folks in this community, it's important to point out that this storm will be as bad if not more powerful than Hurricane Hermine and it's impacts," said Gillum. "This could be a more powerful system than Hermine."

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