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Cold weather shelters open in the Tampa Bay area due to dropping temps

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Posted at 12:23 AM, Feb 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-21 12:05:46-05

Pinellas County is opening up cold weather shelters due to plummeting temperatures.

The shelters will open Friday night for the homeless and those who live in homes without adequate heat.

Parts of the Tampa Bay area is expected to see lows in the 40s Friday.

Seven-Day Forecast in the Tampa Bay area

Here is a list of the cold weather shelters active for each county:

HILLSBOROUGH

Check back Friday morning and afternoon for an updated list.

PINELLAS

CLEARWATER
Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church
110 S. Ft. Harrison Ave.
727-466-3001

ST. PETERSBURG
Northwest Presbyterian Church
6330 54th Ave. N
727-544-4551

Salvation Army
1400 4th St. S
727-822-4954

The Turning Point
1810 5th Ave. N
727-823-7811

Trinity Lutheran Church
401 5th St. N
727-822-3307

PINELLAS PARK
Boys and Girls Club of the Suncoast in Pinellas Park
7790 61st St. N
727-547-5437

TARPON SPRINGS
Boys and Girls Club of Tarpon Springs
111 W Lime St.
727-937-6837

CITRUS

LECANTO
The Salvation Army
712 S. School Avenue
352-513-4960

SARASOTA

Check back Friday morning and afternoon for an updated list.

A limited quantity of pet supplies will be available at the pet-friendly shelter. All pets must be leashed, and pet owners are strongly encouraged to bring their own crates, food, blankets, and any medication for their pets.