March 1, 2021 11:07 AM
Code Blue March 1-3, 2021
The Cape May County Office of Emergency Management advises all municipalities that Cape May County will be under “Code Blue” severe weather advisory effective from 6:00 pm, on March 1, 2021 through 6:00 am, on March 3, 2021.
“Code Blue” conditions are in effect when the temperature reaches 32 degrees Fahrenheit or below.
A “Code Blue” emergency is intended to protect homeless individuals living outside, on the streets, in parks or poorly insulated settings, who are at risk for cold related exposure and possible death.
If you need shelter during a Code Blue declaration please call the Cape May County Division of Social Services at (609) 886-6200 ext 2434 Monday – Friday 8:30-4:30 or call 2-1-1 after 4:30PM and on weekends, and holidays.
Additional information regarding Code Blue conditions can be found on the Cape May County Social Services web site at the link below.
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Today: Showers, mainly before noon. High near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 5 mph.