Caterpillar of the southern flannel moth (Megalopyge opercularis)

Caterpillar of the southern flannel moth (Megalopyge opercularis)

Observation - Caterpillar of the southern flannel moth (Megalopyge opercularis). Description: White, hairy caterpillar was found alongside the path. About 2 inches in length and fairly chunky. Anyone able to tell me what this would turn into?

White, hairy caterpillar was found alongside the path. About 2 inches in length and fairly chunky. Anyone able to tell me what this would turn into?