United States & Caribbean: Defer Travel to Areas Affected by Hurricane Irma

Travelers are advised to continue to defer travel to Caribbean areas, Florida states and coastal areas of Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina states.

Travelers in these areas should follow all official directives, including curfew orders by the authorities.

Irma strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane prior to making landfall on the morning of September 10th (local time) in the Florida Keys (US). The storm remains extremely dangerous, with wind speeds up to 130 miles per hour (215kph) as it moves over the west coast of Florida State (US).