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This Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Hurricane Irma nearing the eastern Caribbean. Hurricane Irma grew into a powerful Category 4 storm Monday. (NOAA via AP)
This Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Hurricane Irma nearing the eastern Caribbean. Hurricane Irma grew into a powerful Category 4 storm Monday. (NOAA via AP)

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Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 5 storm

Hurricane Irma becomes the first Atlantic storm to reach Category 5 in more than a decade. CNN's Chad Myers has more.

Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 5 storm

Hurricane Irma becomes the first Atlantic storm to reach Category 5 in more than a decade. CNN's Chad Myers has more.