Northern Bristol Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Freeze Warning
Statement as of 4:08 AM EDT on October 20, 2014

...Freeze warning remains in effect until 9 am EDT this morning...

* location...much of southern New England away from the immediate eastern Massachusetts coastline and locations surrounding Narragansett Bay. This includes the communities of Hartford... Springfield...Worcester...Lowell...Framingham... Foxboro... Taunton...Woonsocket...and West Greenwich.

* Temperatures...in the mid to low 30s.

* Timing...midnight tonight through 9 am Monday.

* Impacts...freezing temperatures may kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning is issued when freezing temperatures are forecast to threaten outdoor plants. Those with agricultural interests in the warning area are advised to harvest or protect tender vegetation. Also...potted plants normally left outdoors should be covered or brought inside away from the cold.