The weather satellite presentation of the storm seems to indicate that Irma is restrengthening. We do
Here is the European model's depiction of winds as Irma moves north. The wind speeds are in knots.
The forecast rainfall for the next three days. As you can see, there is a serious flooding threat.
This was just tweeted. As a meteorologist, this is extremely disheartening.
They are in mortal danger.
Then, again, maybe this gives them the idea.
But, it is a small example of what the storm surge will do.