Marion Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Hard Freeze Warning
Statement as of 4:04 AM EDT on March 28, 2015

... Freeze warning remains in effect until 11 am EDT /10 am CDT/
this morning...
... Hard freeze warning in effect from midnight EDT /11 PM CDT/
tonight to 11 am EDT /10 am CDT/ Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a hard
freeze warning... which is in effect from midnight EDT /11 PM CDT/
tonight to 11 am EDT /10 am CDT/ Sunday. The freeze watch is no
longer in effect.

* Event... freezing temperatures will continue until mid-morning. A
hard freeze expected with lows between the upper teens north to
the upper 20s south late tonight and Sunday morning.

* Timing... temperatures falling at or below 28 degrees between
midnight tonight and mid-morning Sunday morning. Temperatures
will remain below 28 degrees for 2 to 5 hours tonight.

* Impacts... the prolonged period of freezing temperatures could
kill Strawberry plants and blooms of any fruit trees in the
warning area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hard freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are
imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and
other sensitive vegetation.

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are expected or
occurring. These conditions may kill crops and other sensitive
vegetation that are left unprotected.