Extreme levels of flood danger were announced in at least three places.

Heavy rain and thunderstorms on Wednesday night led to minor flooding at the Merryweather Post Pavilion outdoor concert venue, and some concert participants were evacuated to a higher ground before the planned concert of pop star Holcie was finally canceled.

Heavy rain and thunderstorms on Wednesday night led to minor flooding at the Merryweather Post Pavilion outdoor concert venue, and some concert participants were evacuated to a higher ground before the planned concert of pop star Holcie was finally canceled.

About 13,000 concerts were attended.

Howard County Fire Chief Louise Winston told reporters Thursday morning there were no injuries to those attending the concert or those who responded first.

But fans were soaked – and disappointed – and Holsey promised to host a make-up concert elsewhere on Twitter, saying it was “beyond disappointing” how the Merweather Post Pavilion handled the weather cancellation.

The stadium was closed after 10pm due to a call to the concert “Weather related technical issues.” The announcement came an hour after officials tweeted to guests that the show was on Will resume at 9:30 p.m.

During a Thursday morning press conference in Ellicott, Howard County executive Calvin Paul told reporters, “I was asked if there were any concerns about these types of events and how the place handled the severe weather.



The show started at 7pm but went inside Weather delay of 30 minutes After several weather warnings, including a hurricane warning.

It rained more than an inch in 15 minutes from 8:45 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday night, Paul said.

Some fans posted the video on social media, and some parts of the venue – mainly the seating bowl – began to fill with rainwater. Other videos showed rainwater flowing from the stairs into the bowl as fans waited for concert announcements.

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Winston told reporters Thursday that the department has 21 professional and volunteer members providing emergency medical care.

After heavy rain began to fall in the pavilion area, Winston said, “our team was able to quickly get there and evaluate the area and determine that there was no immediate danger to the hosts who were under the pavilion at the time.”

A causeway over the property was also flooded, but police were able to approach the area and close it.

In a fan video posted on Twitter, the storm began to fall on the water seat bowl and on guests returning to the venue before the show was canceled.

A Report on TwitterHolsey said, “If I had gone out there, it would have been unsafe for people to rush to the stage during or after the storm.”

However, in a second tweet, the pop artist said he was disappointed with how Merriweather Post Pavilion officials handled the weather issues, adding that the rescheduled date would “happen somewhere else”.

The day before, it was announced that the Merryweather Post Pavilion’s social media account show would continue. “Good or bad” Many fans are worried about the upcoming weather. On top of that Frequently Asked Questions section on its websiteGuests can check out the place’s Zombotron for updates and stay in their cars during the worst weather.

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The place said Fans will get more info Refund or rescheduled display date from their ticket seller.

WTOP has approached the Mariweather Post Pavilion for further feedback.

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