CHARLOTTE, NC (WFMY) -- Ahead of the major winter storm headed our way, the American Red Cross has partnered to open shelters for those in need.

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Shelters are expected to continue to open across the region as needed.

Related: 'State of Emergency' Issued in NC Ahead of Major Winter Storm; National Guard Activated

For a list of shelters near you visit redcross.org/shelters.

Collett Recreation Center

100 Collett St., Morganton, NC 28655

Open

Dunbar Elementary School

286 Learning Parkway, Forest City, NC 28043

Open

East Henderson High School

110 Old Upward Rd., East Flat Rock, NC 28726

Open

First Baptist Church of Old Fort, NC

203 E Main St., Old Fort, NC 28762

Open

Graham Recreation Center

311 College St., Graham NC 27253

Open

Haywood County Health & Human Services Agency

157 Paragon Parkway, Clyde, NC 28721

Open

Polk County Middle School

321 Wolverine Trail, Mill Spring, NC 28756

Open

Rockingham Middle School

182 High School Rd., Reidsville, NC 27320

Open

Saluda Vol. Fire Dept.

199 Walnut St., Saluda, NC 28773

Open

Transylvania Co. Activity Ctr.

1078 Ecusta Rd., Brevard, NC 28712

Open

Trinity Baptist Church

216 Shelbourne Rd., Asheville, NC 28806

Open

YMCA of Western North Carolina

348 Grace Corpening Dr., Marion, NC 28752

Open

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