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Code Blue alert issued for Friday morning in Atlantic County

Code Blue alert issued for Friday morning in Atlantic County

Code Blue in Vineland

Beds are stacked up at an emergency homeless shelter at Landis Junior High School in Vineland in December.

The Atlantic County Office of Emergency Preparedness on Thursday issued a Code Blue alert for the early morning hours of Friday.

The alert will be in effect from 1 to 5 a.m., county spokesperson Linda Gilmore said in a news release. Temperatures are forecast to reach 32 degrees or lower for a period of at least two hours. Local warming shelters will be available to the county's homeless populations.

Any resident who experiences a life-threatening emergency should call 911. Other emergencies may be reported to your local municipal office of emergency management. For more information, visit

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