Cold weather warning issued for Langley

Homeless advised to seek shelter at Gateway of Hope

With evening temperatures forecast to drop, an extreme weather alert for the Langleys has been issued by the Salvation Army Gateway of Hope shelter at 5787 Langley Bypass under the Assistance to Shelter Act.

It advises temperatures are set to fall to, or below ,0 degrees Celsius “or will feels like 0 degrees with the wind chill.”

“If you are sleeping outside please come to the shelter,” the notice said.

READ MORE: Cold, stormy winter forecast across much of Canada, The Weather Network predicts

READ ALSO: Backpacks, blankets distributed to Langley homeless

Gateway will be operating from 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, Nov. 19) to 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Anyone who needs shelter after 9 p.m. should contact Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200.

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