Kitsap County to Open Severe Weather Shelters

Due to anticipated freezing weather conditions, the Kitsap County Severe Weather Shelters will be activated

Kitsap County, Washington: Due to anticipated freezing weather conditions, the Kitsap County Severe Weather Shelters will be activated.

Four shelters will be open Wednesday, November 27 through Saturday, November 30, 2019. (Additionally, the Salvation Army operates as an independent winter shelter and will be open every night through March 31 at 832 6th Street, Bremerton.)

Hours of operation will be from 6 p.m. until 7 a.m. except as noted for the Village Green location. Guests will not be able to check into the shelter after 9 p.m..

If no guests have checked into a shelter location by 9 p.m., that location will close for the evening.

The locations are:

Gateway Fellowship, West Wing Building 18901 8th Ave NE Poulsbo, WA Port Orchard

United Methodist Church 725 Kitsap St Port Orchard, WA Silverdale United Methodist Church 9982 Silverdale Way Silverdale, WA

Village Green Community Center 26159 Dulay Rd NE Kingston, WA. This location open from 6:30 p.m. until 6:30 a.m.

The Severe Weather Shelters serve all people in our area who require safe overnight refuge when hazardous weather conditions are expected. Further activations will be weather dependent. For information about the Severe Weather Shelter Program and details on how to receive text message notifications when the shelters are open, call 211.

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