Former Iowans brace for Hurricane Irma


Hurricane Irma is forcing many former Iowans to evacuate.

Megan Gilliland just moved to Fort Meyers, Florida from Des Moines. Heather Clair lived in Des Moines her whole life — until she moved to Tampa last year. Both are potentially in the storm’s direct path.

CBS affiliate KCCI talked to them about their preparations to wait it out — or pack it up and evacuate.

“You go to bed, and you’re like, ‘Oh, my gosh, it’s really coming!'” 

See more in the video above.

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