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Watches & Warnings

Frost Advisory
Issued: 3:42 AM EDT Oct. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Frost advisory remains in effect until 9 am EDT this morning...

* areas affected: central and east-central Virginia, and the
lower Maryland Eastern Shore, primarily in rural locations
away from the immediate coastlines.

* Hazards: frost.

* Temperatures: lows are expected to range from 32 to 36 degrees.

* Timing: through early this morning.

* Impacts: sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left
uncovered.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A frost advisory is issued when frost is expected to develop
during the growing season. Those with agricultural interests in
the warned 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.



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