The wet weather drenched people during the opening day of French Quarter Fest.
Wind and rain came fast and furious early but tapered off in the early evening.
Most are using smart phones to keep tabs on the weather.
If the most recent French Quarter Fest forecast hold, sunny days lie ahead.
Since the rainiest weather has passed, expect the influx of people to commence.
Last year’s French Quarter Fest attendance was 573,00 people, who helped boost $260 million dollars into the local economy.