Southeastern Kern County Desert
Hard Freeze Warning
Statement as of 4:43 PM PST on December 04, 2013
... Hard freeze warning remains in effect from midnight tonight to
10 am PST Thursday...
A hard freeze warning remains in effect from midnight tonight to
10 am PST Thursday for the Kern County deserts.
* Temperature: ranging from 20 to 28 degrees.
* Timing of freeze: late Wednesday night through mid morning
Thursday. Hard freeze temperatures lasting for 6 to 8 hours.
* Locations include: Rosamond... California City... Edwards AFB...
* impacts: long durations below freezing will kill unprotected
vegetation. Exposed water pipes could burst. People... pets
and livestock will feel the extreme cold as well.
* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
A hard freeze warning means minimum temperatures of 27 degrees or
lower are imminent or likely. These conditions will kill crops
and other sensitive vegetation. Provide shelter for animals and
bring pets inside.