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NWS: Freeze Watch in effect from 2 AM to 8AM CDT Saturday, April 9, 2016

NWS: Freeze Watch in effect from 2 AM to 8AM CDT Saturday, April 9, 2016

Bill Stephens

April 7th, 2016

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…FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT…

.HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SOUTH INTO THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT…
ALLOWING TEMPERATURES TO DROP BELOW THE FREEZING MARK ACROSS MUCH
OF THE AREA.

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UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-
RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…MOUNT VERNON…FAIRFIELD…ALBION…
MOUNT CARMEL…PINCKNEYVILLE…WEST FRANKFORT…MCLEANSBORO…
CARMI…CARBONDALE…MURPHYSBORO…HERRIN…HARRISBURG…
SHAWNEETOWN…JONESBORO…VIENNA…GOLCONDA…ELIZABETHTOWN…
CAIRO…MOUND CITY…METROPOLIS…FORT BRANCH…PETERSBURG…
POSEYVILLE…EVANSVILLE…BOONVILLE…ROCKPORT…HICKMAN…
CLINTON…BARDWELL…WICKLIFFE…PADUCAH…MAYFIELD…SYMSONIA…
LOWES…SMITHLAND…BENTON…HARRIS GROVE…KIRKSEY…MURRAY…
NEW CONCORD…MARION…EDDYVILLE…CADIZ…CANTON…LINTON…
ROCKCASTLE…PRINCETON…FRYER…MORGANFIELD…DIXON…
MADISONVILLE…HOPKINSVILLE…HENDERSON…MOSELEYVILLE…
OWENSBORO…CALHOUN…GREENVILLE…ALLEGRE…CLIFTY…ELKTON…
GUTHRIE…PERRYVILLE…SILVER LAKE…MARBLE HILL…
CAPE GIRARDEAU…JACKSON…PIEDMONT…VAN BUREN…DONIPHAN…
POPLAR BLUFF…BLOOMFIELD…SIKESTON…CHARLESTON…NEW MADRID
400 AM CDT THU APR 7 2016

…FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE…READINGS ARE FORECAST TO DROP INTO THE UPPER 20S
TO LOWER 30S LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE
COLDEST TEMPERATURES SHOULD OCCUR IN LOW-LYING RURAL LOCATIONS.

* IMPACTS…FREEZING TEMPERATURES MAY DAMAGE UNPROTECTED PLANTS
AND SENSITIVE VEGETATION. FARMERS AND GARDENERS SHOULD TAKE
MEASURES TO PROTECT SENSITVE PLANTS OR BRING OUTDOOR PLANTS
INDOORS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.
THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.
040716 NWS Freeze Advisory

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