...Freeze warning remains in effect until 11 am EDT /10 am CDT/ this morning...
* temperatures...temperatures will continue to drop into the mid and upper 20s. A hard freeze is expected...along with widespread frost.
* Timing...surface temperatures are expected to remain below freezing this morning until several hours after sunrise. The longest duration and coldest temperatures will affect the Bluegrass region.
* Impacts...Spring vegetation will be damaged or killed by freezing temperatures and frost.
Regional agricultural experts have noted the potential for a widely damaging freeze. Additionally...widespread frost will damage outdoor plants if they are not covered or taken indoors.