Southeastern San Joaquin Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Freeze Warning
Issued: 1:38 PM PST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning in effect from 3 am to 8 am PST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a freeze
warning, which is in effect from 3 am to 8 am PST Sunday.

* Temperatures... minimum temperatures of 30 to 32 degrees. Some
of the normally colder locations will be as low as 28 degrees.

* Timing... coldest temperatures will be between 3 am PST and 8 am
PST Saturday. Freezing temperatures will last for a period of 3
to 5 hours.

* Impacts... long durations of below freezing temperatures will
kill unprotected vegetation. Exposed water pipes could burst.
Pets and livestock feel the extreme cold as well. Agricultural
interests should closely monitor minimum temperature forecasts
and make preparations to protect frost and freeze sensitive
vegetation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.