Tracking Hurricane Joaquin and What You Can Do to Be Ready

Hurricane Joaquin | Be PreparedHurricane watches and warnings are now in effect for the Bahamas, and it looks like there could be a real threat to the Mid-Atlantic states this weekend. It isn’t sure if Joaquin will remain a hurricane as it nears the U.S., regardless, there will be lots of rain, wind and possible flooding in some areas.

We hope that those affected by Hurricane Joaquin are safe and have what they need, like an emergency preparedness plan, in case they are without power. The National Weather Service has the latest updates on all hurricane activity, and, whether or not you’ve been affected, it’s never too late to reach out for help.

For those who have questions about their generators, Briggs & Stratton is happy to answer them and the folks at our Answer Center are easy to reach. Our network of certified Briggs & Stratton dealers is more than 12,000 strong so you can also locate one in your area to get the help you need, especially during hurricane season.

Check the National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center for the latest hurricane forecast in real time. And finally, stay safe out there!

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