Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1052 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FIRST WIDESPREAD FREEZING TEMPERATURES OF THE SEASON EXPECTED
THIS WEEKEND...

.COLD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING IN MUCH COLDER AIR INTO
THE QUAD STATE REGION BEHIND A COLD FRONT ON FRIDAY. MUCH COLDER
AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA UNDER BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS. AS THE
WIND DIMINISH AND SKIES CLEAR OUT...CONDITIONS WILL BE FAVORABLE
FOR FREEZING TEMPERATURES LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY
MORNING...AND AGAIN SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. ALTHOUGH
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE THE PRIMARY CONCERN...WINDS WILL LIMIT
FROST DEVELOPMENT FRIDAY NIGHT. MODERATE TO HEAVY FROST WILL BE
LIKELY BY SUNDAY MORNING.

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-310800-
/O.NEW.KPAH.FZ.A.0002.141101T0500Z-141102T1400Z/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-
RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION...
MOUNT CARMEL...PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO...
CARMI...CARBONDALE...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...SHAWNEETOWN...
JONESBORO...VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...CAIRO...
MOUND CITY...METROPOLIS...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG...POSEYVILLE...
EVANSVILLE...BOONVILLE...ROCKPORT...HICKMAN...CLINTON...
BARDWELL...WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...MAYFIELD...SMITHLAND...BENTON...
MURRAY...MARION...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...PRINCETON...MORGANFIELD...
DIXON...MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...HENDERSON...OWENSBORO...
CALHOUN...GREENVILLE...ELKTON...PERRYVILLE...MARBLE HILL...
CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...POPLAR BLUFF...
BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
1052 AM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING. THIS WATCH COVERS ALL OF SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...SOUTHERN
ILLINOIS...SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND WEST KENTUCKY.


* TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW AT OR BELOW THE FREEZING MARK BY
  MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT OVER SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...THEN SPREAD
  SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REST OF THE REGION THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT
  HOURS SATURDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES SATURDAY MORNING WILL RANGE
  FROM 26 TO 31 DEGREES.

  FOR SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...TEMPERATURES SHOULD DROP BELOW
  FREEZING NO LATER THAN 10 PM CDT SATURDAY NIGHT...WITH LOWS
  RANGING BETWEEN 26 AND 32 DEGREES.

  TEMPERATURES SHOULD RISE ABOVE FREEZING AFTER 9 AM CDT ON
  SATURDAY AND 8 AM CST ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS WILL BE TWOFOLD. COLD TEMPERATURES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
  WILL DAMAGE SENSITIVE PLANTS LEFT UNCOVERED AND LEFT OUTDOORS.
  MODERATE TO HEAVY FROST EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY WILL
  ALSO DAMAGE PLANTS. THE COLD TEMPERATURES WILL ESSENTIALLY END
  THE OUTDOOR GROWING SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.
THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

SMITH





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