Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
855 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

CAZ099-270100-
/O.CON.KHNX.HZ.A.0001.141227T0800Z-141227T1700Z/
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
855 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...HARD FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...EDWARDS...CALIFORNIA CITY...ROSAMOND AND
  BORON.

* TEMPERATURES...23 TO 27 DEGREES.

* DURATIONS...4 TO 6 HOURS.

* TIMING...FROM MIDNIGHT TO 9 AM SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...A HARD FREEZE CAN KILL CROPS AND SENSITIVE VEGETATION...AND
  HARM OUTDOOR PETS AND LIVESTOCK. EXTENDED EXPOSURE TO COLD CAN
  CAUSE HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HARD FREEZE WARNING MEANS TEMPERATURES OF 27 DEGREES OR LESS
FOR TWO OR MORE CONSECUTIVE HOURS ARE IMMINENT. PROTECTIVE
MEASURES TO SAVE CROPS AND SENSITIVE VEGETATION SHOULD BE TAKEN.
VULNERABLE ANIMALS AND PETS SHOULD BE KEPT INDOORS IN A HOUSE OR
BARN. EXPOSED PIPES SHOULD BE WRAPPED TO KEEP THEM FROM BURSTING.

&&

$$

CAZ089>092-270100-
/O.CON.KHNX.FZ.A.0001.141227T0800Z-141227T1700Z/
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
855 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...MADERA...LEMOORE...HANFORD...PORTERVILLE AND
  TULARE.

* TEMPERATURES...28 TO 32 DEGREES.

* DURATIONS...4 TO 6 HOURS.

* TIMING...FROM MIDNIGHT TO 9 AM SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD RESULT IN DAMAGE TO CROPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

DCH

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD



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