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Freeze Warning

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Sat 11/09/2019 12:00 AM EST

End Time

Sat 11/09/2019 10:00 AM EST

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Peachtree City GA 200 PM EST Fri Nov 8 2019 GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-074>076-091500- /O.CON.KFFC.FZ.W.0013.191109T0500Z-191109T1500Z/ Dade-Walker-Catoosa-Whitfield-Murray-Fannin-Gilmer-Union-Towns- Chattooga-Gordon-Pickens-Dawson-Lumpkin-White-Floyd-Bartow- Cherokee-Forsyth-Hall-Banks-Jackson-Madison-Polk-Paulding-Cobb- North Fulton-Gwinnett-Barrow-Clarke-Oconee-Oglethorpe-Wilkes- Haralson-Carroll-Douglas-South Fulton-DeKalb-Rockdale-Walton- Newton-Morgan-Greene-Taliaferro-Heard-Coweta-Fayette-Clayton- Spalding-Henry-Butts-Jasper-Putnam-Hancock-Warren-Washington- Glascock-Jefferson- Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome, Cartersville, Gainesville, Marietta, Atlanta, Lawrenceville, Athens, Carrollton, Douglasville, East Point, Decatur, Conyers, Covington, Newnan, Peachtree City, and Griffin 200 PM EST Fri Nov 8 2019 ...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 12 AM TO 10 AM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures in the upper 20s to low 30s expected. * WHERE...Portions of north and central Georgia, generally along and north of a line from Franklin to Jackson to Louisville. * WHEN...From 12 AM to 10 AM EST Saturday. * IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above- ground pipes to protect them from freezing. &&