Weather Alerts for Des Moines, IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

Freeze Warning  FREEZE WARNING   Freeze Warning
DES MOINES, IA

Areas Affected:
Des Moines - Henry - Jefferson - Lee - Van Buren
Effective: Fri 6:24 am Updated: Fri 10:35 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat 9:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIDESPREAD SUB FREEZING TEMPERATURES TONIGHT...
.COLD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE MIDWEST TONIGHT.
CLEAR SKIES COMBINED WITH LIGHT WINDS WILL RESULT IN WIDESPREAD
FREEZING TEMPERATURES.
...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM CDT SATURDAY...
* TIMING...FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN BETWEEN 8 AND 10 PM.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.
* IMPACTS...THIS FREEZE WILL KILL ANY REMAINING UNPROTECTED
SENSITIVE PLANTS.

Information:
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION. COVER SENSITIVE PLANTS OR BRING INDOORS FOR
PROTECTION.