Volunteers with the American Red Cross and The Salvation Army will be on hand to provide water, light snacks (no meals) and a cool place to stay.
The station is located at Mecklenburg County's Homeless Resource Center in the Hal Marshall Annex, 618 North College Street. Hours are noon through 8 p.m.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management urges everyone to stay alert by being aware of the current weather conditions and warnings in effect; stay safe by exercising extreme caution when grilling outdoors, utilizing tiki torches and smoking outdoors; and stay alive by staying hydrated, limiting your exposure outdoors, and recognizing the signs and symptoms of heat-related medical emergencies.
Please look out for the well being of elderly neighbors, children and pets by following the same applicable safety measures mentioned above.