Cold Weather Alert

​The MET Office have issued a Cold Weather Alert at level 3 (Cold Weather Action) there is a 90% probability of severe cold weather conditions affecting West Sussex from 15.00 on Wednesday 8th February 2017 until 09:00 on Monday 13th February 2017.

The impacts of the the cold weather are worse for the young, elderly and those with pre-exisitng medical conditions and it is encouraged that consideration is given to those in these categories.

If you know or look after someone you may be susceptible to the effects of this cold weather period please help make sure that they stay warm and well

• Stay tuned in to weather forecasts

• Check and maintain daytime room temperatures of 21°C

• Check bedroom night time temperatures and maintain it at 18C or warmer

• Keep warm and active and if you have to go out dress warmly and wear non slip shoes.

• If you are concerned about your own health or welfare or that of others please alert the emergency services.

More information can be found at the links below.