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WATCH LIVE: Gov. McMaster briefs public on state's preparations for Hurricane Irma

Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: S.C. Governor's website) Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: S.C. Governor's website)

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) - South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, South Carolina Emergency Management Director Kim Stenson, and US Army Major General Bob Livingston are holding a briefing at 2 p.m. regarding hurricane preparedness ahead of Hurricane Irma.

Mobile users, tap here to watch the briefing live.

Gov. McMaster declared a State of Emergency in South Carolina on Wednesday ahead of Hurricane Irma, which is currently a Category Five hurricane, and could affect the east coast in the coming days.

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