Hard Freeze Warning

Issued At: Saturday, 06 Oct 2012, 9:17 AM MDT
Expires At: Sunday, 07 Oct 2012, 9:00 AM MDT

Del norte vicinity/northern san luis valley below 8500 ft- alamosa vicinity/central san luis valley below 8500 ft- southern san luis valley- including...center...del norte...alamosa...monte vista... manassa...la jara...antonito...sanford...san luis... fort garland...blanca 917 am mdt sat oct 6 2012 ...hard freeze warning remains in effect from 10 pm this evening to 9 am mdt sunday... a hard freeze warning remains in effect from 10 pm this evening to 9 am mdt sunday. * location...the san luis valley. * temperature...low temperatures will drop into the lower to mid 20s across the san luis valley saturday night and sunday morning resulting in a widespread hard freeze. * impact...freezing temperatures can kill vegetation and freeze unprotected pipes. precautionary/preparedness actions... a prolonged period of subfreezing temperatures is expected. take precautions to protect crops or vegetation. drain exposed water pipes and irrigation systems.