Warming Centers Available During Weekend Freeze - NBC Bay Area

Warming Centers Available During Weekend Freeze



    Keep Your Camera Handy, Low Snow Levels In Bay Area

    A cold winter storm is bringing scattered showers to the Bay Area Thursday morning. Showers are expected to become more steady and widespread Thursday afternoon into the evening with snow levels falling to around 1000 ft. Thursday night. Snow is expected to fall over the East Bay Hills and the Santa Cruz Mountains above 1000 feet and accumulations as low as 500 feet are possible. Depending on when the storm moves out, if precipitation lingers late Friday Night into early Saturday, temperatures will be cold enough for snow flurries or wet snow flakes near sea level. Send us your weather pictures: WeatherPic@NBCBayArea.Com (Published Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011)

    The frosty weekend forecast has city officials in San Jose setting up Warming Centers this weekend.

    The National Weather Service issued a freeze watch for both Saturday and Sunday with temperatures reaching below freezing in San Jose and surrounding communities.

    The centers are a place for people who don't have heat or the elderly to come for refuge.

    The centers will be open both mornings from 8 a.m. to noon:

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    (Published Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011)

    Almaden Community Center
    6445 Camden Ave., San Jose, CA 95120

    Berryessa Community Center
    3050 Berryessa Rd., San Jose, CA 95132
    Camden Community Center
    3369 Union Ave.,  San Jose, CA 95124

    Evergreen Community Center
    4860 San Felipe Rd., San Jose, CA 95135

    Seven Trees Community Center
    3590 Cas Dr, San Jose, CA 95111

    Mayfair Community Center
    2039 Kammerer Ave. , San Jose, CA 95116
    Roosevelt Community Center
    901 East Santa Clara St., San Jose, CA 95116
    Southside Community Center
    5585 Cottle Rd., San Jose, CA 95123
    Cypress Community Center
    403 S. Cypress Ave, San Jose, CA 95117

    Willows Senior Center
    2175 Lincoln Ave., San Jose, CA 95125