ATLANTA – Bitterly cold temperatures are spreading across the Deep South will be potentially deadly, as freezing weather will probably take a few days, in a region more used to short bursts of arctic air then the night after night of below zero.
Frozen pipes and dead batteries anxiety from Louisiana, Georgia, and as the overnight temperatures in the teens were predicted in the region.
This summer, when Atlanta’s largest homeless shelter closed, the old director is afraid that people would die on the street.
The next week can test whether she was right, as proponents say they have seen a lot more homeless people who are outside this winter than in previous years. The temperature in Atlanta is the expected dip into the low 20s on New Year’s Eve, and plunge into the teens Monday and Tuesday evening.