Freeze Warning issued from 4 AM to 8 AM Monday

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for Polk and the Florida Heartland counties, effective from 4 AM to 8 AM on Monday, January 31st, 2022.

Area residents should exercise extreme caution while traveling on roadways.  A full copy of the alert can be found below.


Message: NOAA-NWS-ALERTS-FL1263DDAD4C6C.FreezeWarning.1263DDBBBA90FL.TBWNPWTBW.ca7a57c8f94ba36fc77c5bd75561f888 from w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Sent: 13:43 EST on 01-30-2022
Effective: 04:00 EST on 01-31-2022
Expires: 08:00 EST on 01-31-2022

Event: Freeze Warning
Alert:
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM EST MONDAY...
* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 30 expected.

* WHERE...Polk, Hardee, Highlands, DeSoto and Inland Charlotte
Counties.

* WHEN...From 4 AM to 8 AM EST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
plumbing.

Instructions: A freeze warning means widespread freezing temperatures are expected to occur. Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. Exposed outdoor water pipes may burst if not wrapped or covered.

Target Area: DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, Inland Charlotte, Polk

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