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Severe Weather Shelters

2/9/2021 -

Severe Weather Shelter Activation Criteria

The Severe Weather Shelter Committee has established criteria for opening a shelter. Severe Weather Shelters will be activated if any of the following criteria are met:

• Nighttime temperatures are expected to be at or below 32 degrees for more than four hours;

• Snow accumulation is expected to exceed 1 inch;

• Two or more successive days of 1 inch or more of rainfall is anticipated;

• A High Wind Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service (NWS).