URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
402 AM EST FRI NOV 23 2012

…A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST ALABAMA…SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL GEORGIA…

…THE FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF THE FLORIDA BIG BEND AND PANHANDLE COUNTIES AWAY FROM THE COAST…

.A STRONG BUT DRY COLD FRONT WILL RACE ACROSS THE LOCAL AREA THIS EVENING. IN ITS WAKE…HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF ON SATURDAY SETTLING OVER THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING A MUCH COLDER AND DRIER AIRMASS YIELDING CLEAR SKIES AND CALM WINDS. PREDAWN LOW TEMPERATURES WILL PLUMMET TO AROUND 30 FOR AT LEAST SEVERAL HOURS WITH COLDEST SPOTS DROPPING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 20S. FOR THIS REASON A FREEZE WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST ALABAMA…SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL GEORGIA…

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ENTERPRISE…OZARK…FORT RUCKER… DALEVILLE…HEADLAND…ABBEVILLE…GENEVA…HARTFORD…SAMSON… SLOCOMB…MALVERN…TAYLOR…ASHFORD…DOTHAN…KINSEY…
COWARTS…WEBB…COTTONWOOD…REHOBETH…GEORGETOWN…
FORT GAINES…CUTHBERT…SHELLMAN…ARLINGTON…MORGAN…EDISON… LEARY…DAWSON…ALBANY…LEESBURG…SMITHVILLE…SYLVESTER… ASHBURN…TIFTON…FITZGERALD…OCILLA…DOUGLASVILLE…BLAKELY… COLQUITT…NEWTON…CAMILLA…PELHAM…MOULTRIE…ADEL…SPARKS… NASHVILLE…DONALSONVILLE…BAINBRIDGE…CAIRO…THOMASVILLE… QUITMAN…VALDOSTA…LAKELAND
402 AM EST FRI NOV 23 2012 /302 AM CST FRI NOV 23 2012/

Freeze watch in effect from late saturday night through sunday morning…

the National Weather Service in tallahassee has issued a freeze watch, which is in effect from late saturday night through
sunday morning.

* temperature (28 to) 32 degrees for up to 4 hours.

* impacts, residents should consider bringing all animals and sensitive plants indoors.

precautionary/preparedness actions…

a freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. these conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

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