New Bedford's Emergency Overflow Shelter will be open this evening.

Catholic Social Services says they decided to open the shelter due to expected weather conditions.

Guests can begin arriving at 6 p.m. and those who come to the shelter tonight will be offered a hot meal, access to showers and a good night’s rest.

The shelter is located at 71 Division St. in New Bedford.

Anyone needing additional information can call 1-800-HOMELESS (1-800-466-3537).