... Freeze warning remains in effect until 10 am EDT this
* temperature... the temperatures across the region are expected to
fall near or below freezing for a few hours early this morning.
Morning lows around sunrise will range from the middle to upper
20s in the northern midlands and Pee Dee... to around 30 across
the rest of the midlands and central Savannah River area. Normal
low temperatures this time of year are low to mid 40s.
* Impacts... freezing conditions may kill or damage crops and other
sensitive vegetation that have begun growing and blooming early
this Spring. Persons with agricultural interests should have
already prepared for a period of freezing temperatures and taken
the necessary precautions.
A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill or damage crops and
other sensitive vegetation.