The City of Odessa is opening a temporary weather shelter at Ector College Prep Success Academy Gymnasium with help from the Odessa Fire/Rescue, The Salvation Army, The American Red Cross, and ECISD for those in need of a place during the winter storm. The shelter will be open at 5 p.m. on Wednesday and remain open until noon on Friday according to Odessa Fire/Rescue. Food, bedding, showers and restrooms facilities will be available for those who are seeking shelter as well as 24-hour security onsite. The shelter will be following the CDC’s guidelines for COVID-19 to ensure a safe environment.