BREAKING: Classes canceled Friday due to storm

‘People have less than 24 hours to prepare’

UF alerts just announced that because of Hurricane Matthew, classes will be canceled on Friday, October 7th.

Thousands of people are evacuating Florida and South Carolina as the storm progresses. Counties across the state have also canceled school.

“People have less than 24 hours to prepare,” Florida Gov. Rick Scott said. “Having a plan could be the difference between life and death.”

The National Hurricane Center has put the state of Florida on hurricane watch.

University of Florida: UF