5 AM Update: Irma Now a Post- Tropical Cyclone
Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Irma has weakened to a post-tropical cyclone
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 35 mph, with higher gusts. Continued slow weakening is expected and the storm will become a remnant low by Tuesday evening.
The center of Irma will continue to move into eastern Alabama Tuesday morning and will move into western Tennessee by Tuesday evening.
At 5 a.m. Tuesday, Irma was moving northwest at 15 mph. The post-tropical was located west of Macon, Georgia.