Some Counties In Philadelphia Region Declaring Overnight ‘Code Blues’
BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ (CBS) – Another county in the Philadelphia region has declared a Code Blue.
Burlington County, NJ is at least the third area to do so. Officials say the Code Blue is in effect from 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27th through noon on Thursday, November 28, 2013.
On Tuesday, Montgomery County in Pennsylvania and Camden County, NJ also declared Code Blues.
Camden County also announced the implementation of warming centers. One is located at Joseph House at 523 Stevens Street and is open from 7 p.m. – 7 a.m. Additionally, the lobbies of the Camden County Police Administration Building located at 800 Federal Street and the Transportation Center will also be open from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. as a warming center during Code Blues.
Temperatures in the Greater Philadelphia area are expected to drop as the day goes on, and the high for Thanksgiving is just above freezing.