Content Tagged 'freezing temperatures'

People Flock to Shelters During Record Breaking Cold Temps
Nineteen degrees: a record low set in Gulfport, two degrees below the previous record set just last year in January, but this cold isn't just inconvenient, it can be downright deadly. Video Video
Cold Temps Bring the Danger of Frostbite & Hypothermia
With the weather staying below freezing Thursday night, people need to be careful and take precautions to stay warm. Video Video
M.E.M.A. Urges Preparation for Freezing Forecast
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) has been notified by the National Weather Service (N.W.S.) that the entire state may see a hard freeze over the next few days.
Cold Weather can be Deadly, A.M.R. Medics Warn
Plunging temperatures and wind chill are a direct threat to life and limb, especially for the elderly, small children, the chronically ill, substance abusers, and individuals for stay out in the cold for long periods of time.
Cold Weather Dangerous for Outdoor Workers
Wednesday night's cold weather will be dangerous, but what about people that work in the elements every day? Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open Tues. & Wed. Nights
If you were outside at all Tuesday, you probably noticed it's gotten a lot colder. Video Video
Salvation Army Opens Cold Weather Shelters
Temperatures are going to dip down into the mid-30s Tuesday night, conditions that could be deadly for those who don't have adequate shelter. Video Video
Freezing Temps Cause Cold Weather Shelters to Open
Officials are predicting shelter doors will be open more this year than before, at a great cost to the organizations running them. Video Video
Are You & Your Car Ready for the Next Polar Vortex?
Last year showed us that winter weather can come sooner, end later, and hit unsuspecting parts of the country.
Cold Weather Brings Danger to Outdoor Workers
For many working outside in the cold, dangerous conditions come on quickly. Video Video
A.M.R. Reminds You to be Mindful of Cold Weather Dangers
American Medical Response (A.M.R.) has important suggestions for avoiding, recognizing and treating two deadly cold-related illnesses: hypothermia and frostbite.
Cold Weather Shelters Open for Second Night in a Row
It's another frigid day outside and along the Coast and cold weather shelters will be open again Friday night. Video Video
Many Homeless People Are Stuck in the Cold This Winter
Many homeless individuals will take advantage of sleeping indoors, but there are still many more that will stay out in the cold. Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open Across the Coast
Near freezing temperatures mean cold weather shelters across the Coast are opening up to help local homeless people. Video Video
Gulf Cost Experiences a Winter for the Record Books
Many south Mississippians believe that we miss out on the four seasons, but there is no doubt we didn't miss winter this year. Video Video
Updates on School/Business Closings
Many schools, businesses, and government offices are closed today and may be closed tomorrow (Wed., Jan. 29th) as well.
Full List of Closed Schools & Offices
Many schools and businesses along the Gulf Coast are closing Tuesday and Wednesday in anticipation of severe winter weather.
Salvation Army to Open Cold Weather Shelters Thurs. & Fri.
The Salvation Army Cold Weather Shelters in Gulfport and Pascagoula will be open due to predicted cold temperatures on Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th, 2014.
Crews Prepare for Potential Fresh Ice Tonight
With freezing temperatures expected again tonight, new ice could form on roads. Video Video
Winter Storm Warning
A winter storm warning will be in effect until 6 a.m. Wednesday morning. Dangerous driving conditions will be present for the next 48 hours. Video Video
Harrison County Declares State of Emergency
The Harrison County Board of Supervisors has declared a state of emergency beginning at 8 a.m. tomorrow morning. Video Video
Harrison County Cold Weather Shelter
Harrison County Supervisor of District 1, Windy Swetman, announces that a Cold Weather Shelter will be open at the Kenny Fournier Multi-Purpose Center 10395 Automall Parkway, D’Iberville on Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th.
School Kids Hoping to Enjoy Their Snow Days
Local schools are closing their doors with snow and ice in the forecast. Video Video
Several Schools Closing Due to Anticipated Inclement Weather
Many schools along the Coast are closing Tuesday and Wednesday due to anticipated inclement winter weather.
Gulfport
42° Clear Feels Like: 42° F
High: 56° F
Low: 39° F
Wind: Calm


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