Freeze Watch

Issued At: Saturday, 06 Oct 2012, 3:43 PM EDT
Expires At: Monday, 08 Oct 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

Urgent - weather message national weather service northern indiana 343 pm edt sat oct 6 2012 ...freeze watch in effect from 12 am to 9 am edt monday... .cold canadian high pressure will build into the region sunday night. clear skies and light winds will allow temperatures to drop into the upper 20s to lower 30s. this will cause widespread frost across the area early monday morning. la porte-st. joseph in-elkhart-lagrange-steuben-noble-de kalb- starke-pulaski-marshall-fulton in-kosciusko-whitley-allen in- white-cass in-miami-wabash-huntington-wells-adams-grant-blackford- jay-berrien-cass mi-st. joseph mi-branch-hillsdale-williams- fulton oh-defiance-henry-paulding-putnam-van wert-allen oh- including the cities of...michigan city...la porte...south bend... mishawaka...new carlisle...walkerton...elkhart...goshen... nappanee...lagrange...topeka...shipshewana...angola...fremont... kendallville...ligonier...albion...auburn...garrett...knox... north judson...bass lake...winamac...francesville...medaryville... plymouth...bremen...culver...rochester...akron...warsaw... winona lake...syracuse...mentone...columbia city...tri-lakes... south whitley...fort wayne...new haven...monticello...brookston... monon...logansport...royal center...peru...grissom afb...mexico... wabash...north manchester...huntington...roanoke...bluffton... ossian...decatur...berne...marion...gas city...upland... hartford city...montpelier...portland...dunkirk...niles... benton harbor...st. joseph...buchanan...dowagiac...cassopolis... marcellus...sturgis...three rivers...white pigeon...mendon... coldwater...bronson...hillsdale...litchfield...jonesville... bryan...wauseon...archbold...fayette...swanton...defiance... sherwood...hicksville...napoleon...deshler...liberty center... paulding...antwerp...melrose...ottawa...pandora...kalida... fort jennings...van wert...delphos...ohio city...lima... spencerville 343 pm edt sat oct 6 2012 /243 pm cdt sat oct 6 2012/ ...freeze watch remains in effect from late sunday night through monday morning... hazardous weather... * temperatures are expected to fall into the upper 20s to lower 30s sunday night...allowing widespread frost to develop around daybreak monday morning. impacts... * sensitive vegetation could be damaged or killed if left unprotected. precautionary/preparedness actions... a freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. these conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.