Florida Governor, Ron Desantis has warned that Hurricane Ian will leave historic devastation, as the storm batters the state with catastrophic wind and rain.
Reports say, Ian, which has left people trapped in their homes, is expected to set flood records and may be one of the worst storms ever to strike the state.
According to reports, it continued to wreak havoc as it moved east over Florida yesterday.
Meanwhile, one person has been confirmed to have died in the state and some two point seven million people are without power.
US President Joe Biden has declared the storm a major disaster triggering access to federal funds and disaster relief.