NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Metro officials will be opening up an overflow warming shelter on Friday night as subfreezing temperatures move in.

freeze warning 11/9

The shelter will open at 7 p.m. at Shelby Park Community Center at 401 S 20th St. The shelter will close at 8 a.m. Saturday.

This is an overflow shelter, meaning that it is meant to accommodate people who cannot access another shelter location.

The overflow shelter will have five to seven kennels for people with pets.

Room In The Inn and the Nashville Rescue Mission will also be taking in guests.

Click here for more information about shelters in the Nashville area.

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