A flood shelter to open with other shelters on standby

Published: Monday, February 25, 2013 at 08:17 PM.

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Gulf and Holmes counties are on standby and monitoring the developing situation.  Emergency Managers and Red Cross officials will re-evaluate tomorrow morning.

Residents are advised to heed warnings from local government officials. Stay tuned to media for future announcements regarding shelter openings and relief operations.

About the American Red Cross:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies more than 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or join our blog at blog.redcross.org.

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