Photos: Hurricane Matthew torments Florida's coast

Posted: 5:48 AM, Oct 04, 2016
Updated: 2016-10-07 06:28:26-04
Photos: Hurricane Matthew torments Florida's coast

Hurricane Matthew is battering the Florida coast and hurricane warnings have been extended to cover a large portion of the state's Atlantic coast. 

Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti on Tuesday morning as a major Category 4 hurricane. The storm has been downgraded to a Category 3.   

The forecast show that the hurricane is a threat to make landfall on the East Coast of the United States. 

Click here to see photos of the hurricane's impact .

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The last major hurricane to hit the United States was Hurricane Wilma, which hit Florida on Oct. 24, 2005.