Freeze Warning

Issued At: Saturday, 06 Oct 2012, 8:36 PM MDT
Expires At: Sunday, 07 Oct 2012, 9:00 AM MDT

Urgent - weather message national weather service goodland ks 836 pm mdt sat oct 6 2012 yuma-kit carson-cheyenne co-cheyenne ks-rawlins-decatur-norton- sherman-thomas-sheridan-graham-wallace-logan-gove-greeley-wichita- dundy-hitchcock-red willow- including the cities of...yuma...wray...burlington... cheyenne wells...st. francis...atwood...oberlin...norton... goodland...colby...hoxie...hill city...sharon springs...oakley... quinter...tribune...leoti...benkelman...trenton...mccook 836 pm mdt sat oct 6 2012 /936 pm cdt sat oct 6 2012/ ...freeze warning remains in effect until 9 am mdt /10 am cdt/ sunday... * timing/duration...temperatures will begin to drop well below freezing by midnight and will remain there until mid morning sunday. * temperature info...overnight low temperatures are expected to range from 24 to 28 degrees at most locations. * other impacts...vegetation sensitive to freezing temperatures will sustain damage unless precautions are taken to protect plants. precautionary/preparedness actions... a freeze warning is issued when temperatures of 28 degrees or below are forecast for at least one hour. those with agricultural interests in the warned area are advised to harvest or protect tender vegetation. also...potted plants normally left outdoors should be covered or brought inside away from the cold.