The National Weather Service has issued a severe weather statement for Hernando County. A freeze warning is in effect from 2 a.m. to 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. Temperatures are expected to fall between 28 to 32 degrees.
• Freezing Temperatures – Possible 3 to 5 hours of freezing temperatures across portions of the county.
• Residents are urged to actively monitor their favorite news station or the National Weather Service at (http://www.srh.noaa.gov/tbw/).
• Residents should stay indoors and cover or move plants that sensitive to cold indoors.
• Bring pets inside to protect them from the cold.
• Individuals that need to seek shelter from the cold may contact
Jericho Road Ministries for assistance:
1090 Mondon Hill Road
Brooksville, FL 34605
(352) 799-2912, Ext. 103
Women’s Shelter ‘Mary House’
1163 Howell Ave.
Brooksville, FL 34601
(352) 799-2912, Ext. 109
Hernando County Emergency Management will continue to monitor the situation. The EOC is not activated. Use normal office numbers to contact the EM staff. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.