Cold Weather Shelters to open in Walton County


Walton County Emergency Management has activated the Cold Weather Emergency Shelter Plan for Walton County this evening Thursday, Dec. 8.

The following cold weather emergency shelters will be open beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Coastal Branch Library

437 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach

DeFuniak Springs Community Center

 361 North 10th St., DeFuniak Springs

The National Weather Service predicts a temperature of below 40°F in Walton County. Freezing temperatures are possible late tonight through tomorrow morning, Friday, Dec. 9.

Walton County Emergency Management will continue to monitor weather developments and make additional announcements as necessary. Please call Walton County Emergency Management at 951-2017 if you have any questions.