MIAMI (CBSMiami) – If you woke up this morning in the dark, you weren’t alone.READ MORE: 4 Miami Beach Police Officers Relieved Of Duty Over Use Of Force Following Arrest
Hurricane Irma has knocked out the power to 83 percent of Monroe County, 80 percent of Miami-Dade County and 73 percent in Broward County.
As of 11 a.m. Monday, the Florida Power & Light outage map indicated there were 816,240 outages in Miami-Dade and 634,280 in Broward.READ MORE: Crestview Towers Residents Being Allowed To Slowly Return To Move Out Belongings
FPL workers throughout the area making repairs as quickly as possible.
Call FPL if you have no power at 1-800-4OUTAGE.
FPL estimated that more than 3 million customers will be affected by power outages during Hurricane Irma.MORE NEWS: Estelle Hedaya, Last Victim Of Surfside Condo Collapse Identified
FPL invested about $3 billion to fortify its electrical grid in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina hit Louisiana.