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Wedding salvaged despite Dorian

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Wedding salvaged despite Dorian

Wedding salvaged despite Dorian

As the path of Hurricane Dorian changes, so to do holiday it's left the threat hanging in the balance for millions of Floridians.

AS THE PATH OFHURRICANE DORIANCHANGESSO TO DOHLIDAY IT'S LEFT THETHREAT HANGING IN THEBALANCE FOR MILLIONSOF FLORIDIANS.MATTHEW SMITH IS INJUPITER, WHERE JUSTTHE THREAT OF DORIANHAS ALTEREDEVERYTHING: CLOSINGDOWN BUSINESSES, ANDSENDING PEOPLESCRAMBLING TO FIXPLANS MADE*MONTH*IN ADVANCE FOR LABORDAYMATTHEW?Here in Jupiter we'rseeing everything ischanging.

Docksclosing.

Boats comingout of the water&fewer and fewercoming out here,that's strange for aSaturday.

Then youhave the weddingvenues.

Oh, that'schanging too."JUST DOWN THE ROADJONATHAN'S LANDING ISPREPPING TO CLOSE UPFOR THE WEEKEND.A PROBLEM FOR BETSYKOPLEY*NAT HAIRSPRA*WHO WAS PLANNING ASUNDAY WEDDING& THATIS BEFORE STORM PREPSSTARTED EVERYWHERE.BETSY KOPLEY:"Because of our goodfriend Dorian who'snot invited to thewedding, no& a lot ofpeople were unable tomake it due to thehurricane, buteveryone that's herewas obviouslysupposed to be here."SHE'S TAKING IT INSTRIDE& SHE AND HERSOON-TO-BE HUSBANDBEN KOZCAB*NAT ANYONE NEED AGATORADE*FLEW FOLKS IN EARLY&MOVED THE DATE UP,AND ARE READY TOROCK-AND-ROLL A DAYEARLY..*NAT DUCT TAP*MEANWHILE, WE SAWCREWS AT MARINASPREPPING FOR APOSSIBLE LANDFALL.THE DOCKS&ESSENTIALLY EMPTY.AN ODD SIGHT& ONECOUPLE OUT FOR ALAST-MINUTE RIDE SAIDTHEY STOCKED UP, SOTHEY WERE TAKING ONELAST CHANCE.

A LITTLESHOCKED TO SEE FEWJOINING THEM.CARA WILLIS: "Acouple weeks ago itwas so busy we had topark on the grass..we got a littlewarning from thePolice Department&usually it's prettystressful to launch aboat here."As the hurricane pathfluctuates& so to doplans but we stillsee folks, like thepolice here trying tomake sense of whathappens next out onthe water.

InJupiter, I'm MatthewSmith& I'll send itback to you."MANY OF YOU HAVEBEEN REACHING OUT TOUS ON SOCIAL MED




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