Freeze Watch

Issued At: Friday, 05 Oct 2012, 8:52 AM MDT
Expires At: Saturday, 06 Oct 2012, 10:00 AM MDT

Urgent - weather message national weather service pueblo co 852 am mdt fri oct 5 2012 northern el paso countyrampart range below 7500 ft- colorado springs vicinityrampart range below 7400 ft-pueblo and vicinity/pueblo county below 6300 ft- crowley county-western kiowa county-eastern kiowa county- including...black forest...air force academy...colorado springs... pueblo...ordway...olney springs...eads...sheridan lake 852 am mdt fri oct 5 2012 ...freeze watch remains in effect from late tonight through saturday morning... ...frost advisory will expire at 9 am mdt this morning... the frost advisory will expire at 9 am mdt this morning. a freeze watch remains in effect from late tonight through saturday morning. * location...pueblo...el paso...kiowa and crowley counties. * temperatures...lows tonight may drop to between 25 to 32 degrees as another cold front moves through the region. * impact...freezing temperatures will damage or kill unprotected vegetation. precautionary/preparedness actions... a freeze watch is issued when a prolonged period of subfreezing temperatures may develop. it may be necessary for you to protect crops or vegetation...and to drain exposed water pipes and irrigation systems.