Outer Banks Dare Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Freeze Warning
Issued: 3:27 AM EST Dec. 12, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning in effect from 3 am to 9 am EST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a freeze warning, which is in effect from 3 am to 9 am EST
Wednesday.

* Temperatures... around 32 degrees.

* Timing... late tonight and early Wednesday.

* Impacts... frost and freeze conditions may damage sensitive
vegetation. Take steps now to protect tender plants from the
cold.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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