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Norristown, PA (March 22, 2017) – The Montgomery County Commissioners, on the advice of the Montgomery County Department of Public Safety, have declared a Code Blue Cold Weather Emergency for Montgomery County based on a review of forecasts from the National Weather Service.
The Code Blue Declaration has been issued for Montgomery County for the period beginning Wednesday, March 22 at 9:00pm and ending on Thursday, March 23 at 9:00am. During this time period, the temperature and / or wind chill is expected to be below 20 degrees Fahrenheit.
A Code Blue Cold Weather Declaration is made in Montgomery County when winter conditions pose a threat of serious harm or death to individuals without shelter. A Code Blue is called when the combination of air temperature and wind chill is anticipated to be 20ºF or less.
For general cold weather information, please visit: www.montcopa.org/codeblue.