People In Florida Told "Get Out Now"

Hurricane Irma is bearing down on the state

People In Florida Told "Get Out Now"

In this geocolor image captured by GOES-16 and released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Irma approaches Anguilla. Picture by: AP/Press Association Images

The governor of Florida is urging people there to 'get out now' as the state prepares for Hurricane Irma.

5-point-6 million residents have been asked to evacuate.

What's now a Category Five storm has killed at least 21 people in the Caribbean.

The Red Cross is running shelters in Florida.

Roberto Baltodano from the charity says those in need must come prepared: