...Frost advisory remains in effect until 9 am CDT this morning...
* short term trends...temperatures had dropped into the middle 30s early this morning.
* Timing and areas affected...a frost advisory is in effect until 9 am for far south central Missouri generally southeast of a Gainesville to Salem line.
* Temperature...low temperatures this morning will range from the lower to middle 30s resulting in patchy to areas of frost.
* Impacts...sensitive outdoor plants and vegetation may be damaged or killed if left unprotected or not brought indoors.
A frost advisory means that frost is possible. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.