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Freeze Warning
Issued: 3:03 AM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am EDT
Sunday...

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 The freeze watch is no longer in effect.

* Event... freezing temperatures are forecast across the higher
elevations of east Tennessee, southwest North Carolina, and
southwest Virginia, with low temperatures ranging from the mid
20s to the lower 30s. The coldest temperatures will be in the
highest elevations.

* Timing... late tonight into Sunday morning.

* Impacts... unprotected plants that are sensitive to freezing
temperatures will be damaged or killed.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are occurring or
are highly likely. These conditions will kill or significantly
damage crops and other sensitive vegetation that are left
unprotected.