The current model predict a direct hit to the Tampa Bay area. Current conditions to affect Georgia is still unknown at this time.
What is Known?
There is possibility of 30 to 40 mph wind gusts with sustained wind speeds to the ENE at 15 to 20 mph Friday evening through Saturday. Current models indicate Flowery Branch may receive upwards of 5 inches of rainfall in about 48 hours.
What is the Plan for the Flowery Branch Fall Festival?
Currently, the Events by 228 team is monitoring this weather system very closely. We are in communication with the City of Flowery Branch to receive guidance from them. We are also monitoring publications from the Hall County EMA with recommendations.
Plans for the Festival will be determined on Wednesday afternoon, at which time a notice will be released to the public and registered vendors on the decision.