With Hurricane Joaquin threatening the Eastern Seaboard with strong winds and historic rainfall, Maryland has declared a state of emergency.
In light of the worsening conditions, this week's TrawlerFest event in the Chesapeake has been cancelled. Refunds will be honored for those that purchased tickets for seminars, the boat and trade shows, as well as other events. Stay tuned for details on how to claim.
Maryland joins Virginia and the Carolinas as states that have declared a state of emergency ahead of Joaquin approaching and threatening landfall over the coming weekend. Locals should pay attention to forecasters as winds and rain could turn life threatening in the area.