Red Cross preparations for Hurricane Sandy Update
The American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania has its shelter supply trucks in place and is ready to open a dozen shelters in the region on Sunday.
The shelter locations and opening times are as follows: Unless otherwise noted, all are pet friendly.
Philadelphia: (All open at 4pm Sunday)
West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut Street
Roxborough High School, 6498 Ridge Avenue
Samuel Fels High School, 5500 Langdon Street
Pottstown High School, 750 North Washington St., Pottstown 19464 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Cheltenham High School, 500 Rices Mill Road, Wyncote 19095 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Norristown High School, 1900 Eagle Dr., Norristown 19403 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Avon Grove High School, 257 E. State Road, West Grove 19390 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Lionville Middle School, 550 W. Uwchlan, Avenue Exton 19341 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Showalter Science and Discovery School, 1100 West 10th St., Chester 19013 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Wednesday night stays windy with gusts up to 30 mph.
Temperatures will drop and with the wind look for wind chills below freezing by Thursday AM.
Thursday will stay breezy after a chilly start, but highs will recover into the low and mid 60s by the afternoon.