Florida braces for Irma’s wrath: Residents pack shelters, visit bars as they await monster storm

Floridians were bracing for Hurricane Irma’s impact as the menacing storm barreled toward the state. You can find The Post’s coverage of Hurricane Irma here  and on the Capital Weather Gang  blog.

Below are some scenes from across the state, collected as residents sought shelter and prepared. 

Lee County: 'Everybody’s anxiety is up, everybody has their own personal dilemma'

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