Issued at: 6:22 PM CDT on October 31, 2014, expires at: 10:00 AM CDT on November 01, 2014
- ...Freeze warning now in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am CDT Saturday...
- timing...the temperature is expected to fall below the freezing mark this evening for most of eastern Missouri as well as west central Illinois. Temperatures across the St. Louis Metro area and southern Illinois will likely fall below freezing shortly after midnight.
- Temperatures...lows in the mid to upper 20s.
- Impacts...sensitive plants and trees may be damaged or killed. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A freeze warning is issued when sub-freezing temperatures are forecast to threaten outdoor plants. Those with agricultural interests in the warned area are advised to protect tender vegetation. Also...potted plants normally left outdoors should be covered or brought inside away from the cold.