Posted on March 15, 2017
1-Day Cold Weather Emergency Advisory for Wednesday, March 15
Broward County, FL - The National Weather Service updated the forecasted low temperatures for this Wednesday, March 15, 2017, including wind chill, and is now predicting lows in the mid to upper 40's in Broward metro areas overnight on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
As a result of this forecast, Broward County has declared a Cold Weather Emergency from:
- 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 15th to 7 a.m., Thursday, March 16th
Homeless persons are advised to report to the following Pickup and/or Shelter locations (map below), no later than 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday night for transportation or access to special cold-night shelters:
Pompano Beach City Hall
100 W. Atlantic Blvd (SE Corner)
(Pickup Location Only)
City of Fort Lauderdale
The Salvation Army
1445 West Broward Blvd
(Shelter and Pickup Location)
Broward Outreach Center
2056 Scott Street
(Shelter Location Only)
Please notify homeless persons in your area of this advisement.
However, if the weather forecast changes to predict warmer or colder conditions, cold weather emergency shelter nights may be cancelled or extended. If there are changes to this declaration, they will be issued no later than 1 p.m. on the date of the event.
If you have any questions or need additional information on the Homeless plan for your area, contact 954-563-4357.