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SUMMARY: Freeze Warning in effect for sub-freezing temperatures 30-32 degrees.

TIMING: From 1:00 AM to 9:00 AM Tuesday.

AREAS AFFECTED: North Alabama, Coverage Zone 1 and 3.

POTENTIAL HAZARDS: Crops, vegetation, and other outdoor plants left exposed to this temperature could be harmed or killed. Outdoor pipes could freeze and burst

ACTIONS ADVISED: Cover up or bring inside sensitive outdoor vegetation, and cover any exposed outdoor pipes to prevent bursting.


NWS GRAPHICS/DETAILS

/O.NEW.KHUN.FZ.A.0003.221018T0600Z-221018T1400Z/
Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-DeKalb-Cullman-
Including the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield,
Tuscumbia, Russellville, Red Bay, Moulton, Town Creek, Athens,
Huntsville, Decatur, Albertville, Boaz, Guntersville, Arab,
Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Rainsville, and Cullman
825 PM CDT Sun Oct 16 2022

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures in the 30-32 degree range are
  possible for much of northern Alabama.

* WHERE...All counties in north central, northeast and northwest
  Alabama.

* WHEN...From late Monday night through Tuesday morning.

* IMPACTS...Sub-freezing temperatures could kill crops and other
  sensitive vegetation, and may damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing. Due to the dry nature of the airmass and elevated
  winds, frost development is not expected at this time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
712 PM CDT Mon Oct 17 2022

ALZ011>015-017>021-024-026-181100-
/O.CON.KBMX.FZ.W.0003.221018T0700Z-221018T1400Z/
/O.CON.KBMX.FZ.A.0002.221019T0500Z-221019T1400Z/
/O.CON.KBMX.FZ.A.0003.221020T0300Z-221020T1400Z/
Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Etowah-Calhoun-
Cherokee-Cleburne-Jefferson-St. Clair-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Sulligent, Vernon, Fayette,
Double Springs, Jasper, Oneonta, Gadsden, Anniston, Centre,
Heflin, Birmingham, Hoover, Pell City, and Moody
712 PM CDT Mon Oct 17 2022

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM CDT
TUESDAY...
...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 28 expected.

* WHERE...Marion, Lamar, Fayette, Walker, Winston, Jefferson,
  Blount, St. Clair, Etowah, Calhoun, Cherokee and Cleburne
  Counties.

* WHEN...From 2 AM to 9 AM CDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

&&

$$

ALZ022-023-025-027>050-181100-
/O.CON.KBMX.FZ.A.0002.221019T0500Z-221019T1400Z/
/O.CON.KBMX.FZ.A.0003.221020T0300Z-221020T1400Z/
Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Shelby-Talladega-Clay-Randolph-Sumter-Greene-
Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Tallapoosa-Chambers-Marengo-Dallas-
Autauga-Lowndes-Elmore-Montgomery-Macon-Bullock-Lee-Russell-Pike-
Barbour-
Including the cities of Carrollton, Tuscaloosa, Columbiana,
Pelham, Alabaster, Talladega, Sylacauga, Ashland, Roanoke,
Livingston, Eutaw, Greensboro, Moundville, Marion, Centreville,
Clanton, Rockford, Alexander City, Dadeville, Valley, Lanett,
Lafayette, Demopolis, Linden, Selma, Prattville, Fort Deposit,
Hayneville, Wetumpka, Tallassee, Montgomery, Tuskegee,
Union Springs, Auburn, Opelika, Phenix City, Troy, and Eufaula
712 PM CDT Mon Oct 17 2022

...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...For both Freeze Watches, sub-freezing temperatures as
  low as 25 possible.

* WHERE...All central Alabama.

* WHEN...For the first Freeze Watch, from late Tuesday night
  through Wednesday morning. For the second Freeze Watch, from
  Wednesday evening through Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other
  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
  plumbing.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.
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