Area homeless shelters are asking for donations of coats and blankets as cold temperatures move into the Coastal Bend.
Shelters that are taking donations include:
- Metro Ministries - 1919 Leopard Street, 361-887-0151
- Salvation Army - 501 Josephine Street, 361-884-9498
- Good Samaritan Rescue Mission - 210 S Alameda Street, 361-765-0297
- Mother Teresa Shelter - 513 Sam Rankin Street, 361-883-7372
Wind chill is expected to be in the 30s by Wednesday morning, and temperatures by Thursday morning will be in the low 40s.