Gov. Kemp briefed by GDOT, GEMA on potential winter weather

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

ATLANTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – Governor Brian Kemp and his staff held a joint briefing with Georgia Emergency Management and Georgia Department of Transportation, Kemp staffers say.

They were meeting to discuss potential winter weather that could impact the state from Monday, January 28 to Wednesday January 30.

“Over the weekend, Governor Kemp and his staff have closely monitored the forecast and received multiple briefings from emergency management personnel to plan for possible inclement weather,” said Cody Hall, Press Secretary. “Today at 5:00 PM, Governor Kemp received an updated briefing from GEMA and GDOT. As the forecast becomes clearer, more updates will be made available to the public. We ask Georgians to remain vigilant and prepare for all scenarios.”

Staffers say Governor Kemp has been in regular communication with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and her staff to get ready for Super Bowl LIII.