Weather Alerts for Jefferson, IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

Freeze Warning  FREEZE WARNING   Freeze Warning
JEFFERSON, IA

Areas Affected:
Des Moines - Henry - Jefferson - Lee - Van Buren
Effective: Thu 9:30 pm Updated: Fri 2:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat 9:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HARD FREEZE WILL OCCUR FRIDAY NIGHT...
.A VERY STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE LATE TONIGHT...RESULTING IN
A COLD WINDY DAY FRIDAY. FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHTER
WINDS WILL RESULT IN A HARD FREEZE FOR MUCH OF THE MIDWEST.
FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BEGIN ABOUT MID EVENING
FRIDAY.
...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM FRIDAY TO 9 AM CDT
SATURDAY...
* TIMING...FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN OCCURRING BY MID
EVENING.
* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 20S.
* IMPACTS...THIS HARD 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.