CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)—Chattanooga's Red Cross chapter has announced the opening of local shelters to aid those affected by Wednesday morning's storms.

1st Southern Baptist Church
2871 Main Street
Pikeville Tennessee 37367
(423) 447-2849
(Shelter was never opened at its original chosen location of Bledsoe Middle School) 

Sequatchie County
Sequatchie High School
523 Hwy 28
Dunlap Tennessee 37327
(423) 949-2154 

Hamilton County
South  Chattanooga Recreation Center
1151 W. 40th Street, St. Elmo 37409
(423) 425-3550 

Morris Hill Baptist Church                                                                                                    
1804 Morris Hill Rd, Chattanooga, 37421                                                                             
Phone (423) 892-2071

Bradley County
St Therese of Lisieux Parish
900 Clingan Ridge Dr NW
Cleveland, TN 37312                                                                                                   Phone: (423) 476-8123                                                                                                   (This shelter is now closed)


Rhea County                                                                                                                     
Central Baptist
321 Clinton Ave, Spring City
Phone (423) 619-1374

The organization says many in the area will need a dry place to stay and are without power.