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Irma as Seen from an NOAA Plane Riding Through the Eye of the Storm

Senior Hurricane Specialist Lixion Avila, conducts the 5 p.m. Hurricane Irma forecast coordinating conference Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. At right, a video monitor displays an infrared image of Irma. (AP Photo/Andy Newman)

Here are a couple of videos of the NOAA research plane flying at 42,000 feet going right through Hurricane Irma.

When they get to the eye, the quiet is eerie.

https://youtu.be/HgBr0aLwQ8k

Irma is expected to make landfall in Florida sometime early this morning.