SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Scranton officials are announcing a “Code Blue” for two days as temperatures will drop below 20 degrees.
The city of Scranton will be issuing a “Code Blue” for Sunday, January 22, and Monday, January 23.
Weston Field House on 982 Providence Road, will be run by Keystone Mission and is open as a shelter from 8:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
Officials say the “Code Blue” is issued due to the forecast of overnight temperatures dropping below 20 degrees with wind chill and inclement weather expected to impact the area.
To learn about the “Code Blue declaration” head to the Scranton website.