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KRON 4| Sat Sep 09 20:03:30 EDT 2017
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The National Weather Service says the first hurricane-force wind gust has been recorded in the Florida Keys as Irma inches closer to the state. The weather service says the Smith Shoal Light station recorded a 74 mph (119 kph) wind gust on Saturday night. The center of Irma is headed toward the Keys and has sustained winds of 120 mph (193.11 kph). ___ 9:10 p.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says wind gusts near hurricane strength have been recorded in the Florida Keys as the center of Irma moves closer to the state. Forecasters said Saturday night that Marathon had reported a wind gust of 71 mph (114 kph) and sustai..

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