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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
712 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING...

GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-
290715-
/O.CON.KCAE.FZ.W.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...LANCASTER...ELGIN...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...CAMDEN...
LUGOFF...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING...
WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...RED BANK...COLUMBIA...
BISHOPVILLE...SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...
SUMTER...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...ORANGEBURG...
ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON...BAMBERG...DENMARK
712 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT
SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...THE TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE REGION ARE EXPECTED TO
  FALL TO AT OR BELOW FREEZING FOR A FEW HOURS EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING. MORNING LOWS SUNDAY MORNING WILL RANGE FROM THE MIDDLE
  TO UPPER 20S IN THE NORTHERN MIDLANDS AND PEE DEE...TO AROUND 30
  ACROSS THE REST OF THE MIDLANDS AND CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA.
  NORMAL LOW TEMPERATURES THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE LOW TO MID 40S.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING CONDITIONS MAY KILL CROPS AND OTHER
  SENSITIVE VEGETATION THAT HAVE BEGUN GROWING AND BLOOMING
  EARLY THIS SPRING. PERSONS WITH AGRICULTURAL INTERESTS SHOULD
  PREPARE FOR A PERIOD OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND TAKE THE
  NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
716 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-291400-
/O.CON.KILM.FZ.W.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...
WHITEVILLE...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...WILMINGTON...
CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...
SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...FLORENCE...
MARION...KINGSTREE...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...MURRELLS INLET
716 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT
SUNDAY...

* LOWEST TEMPERATURES...WILL OCCUR AROUND SUNRISE SUNDAY AND
  WILL RANGE BETWEEN 26 AND 29 DEGREES ACROSS INLAND LOCATIONS...
  AND BETWEEN 29 AND 32 DEGREES FOR THE IMMEDIATE COAST. NO
  FROST IS EXPECTED TONIGHT.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES TO DROP INTO THE MID 30S AROUND
  MIDNIGHT...AND FURTHER DROP TO AND BELOW THE FREEZING MARK OF
  32 FROM 2 AM THROUGH MID-MORNING SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...COLD SENSITIVE CROPS AND VEGETATION SUCH AS
  BLUEBERRIES AND STRAWBERRIES...PEACHES AND APRICOTS...EARLY
  FIELD CROPS...TREE BUDS...AND PATIO PLANTS AND ORNAMENTALS
  COULD BE DAMAGED OR KILLED. THOSE WITH AGRICULTURAL AND
  GARDENING INTERESTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR SUB-FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES AND TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

7

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
619 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...HARD FREEZE TONIGHT...

.CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION FROM THE
NORTHWEST THIS EVENING WILL SETTLE OVER CENTRAL AND WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA LATE TONIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING
AFTER MIDNIGHT AND INTO THE 20S FOR SEVERAL HOURS EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING.

NCZ028-042-043-073>078-083>086-088-089-291400-
/O.CON.KRAH.FZ.W.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-
WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKY MOUNT...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...
SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...ALBEMARLE...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
GOLDSBORO...WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...
EAST ROCKINGHAM...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
619 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT
SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING AFTER MIDNIGHT AND INTO
  THE 20S FOR SEVERAL HOURS SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...A HARD FREEZE WILL KILL SENSITIVE VEGETATION THAT
  HAS ALREADY STARTED TO GROW THIS SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION WILL BE
KILLED IF EXPOSED TO SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES...ESPECIALLY WHEN
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN THE 20S FOR SEVERAL HOURS.

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
320 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078-079-
081>084-290330-
/O.CON.KFFC.FZ.W.0002.150329T0400Z-150329T1400Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-TROUP-
MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-LAMAR-MONROE-JONES-BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-
GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-HARRIS-TALBOT-CRAWFORD-BIBB-TWIGGS-WILKINSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY...
GRIFFIN...MILLEDGEVILLE...MACON
320 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTH OF A LINE FROM HAMILTON TO MACON AND
  LOUISVILLE.

* TEMPERATURES...MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...EXCEPT LOW TO MID 20S IN
  THE MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TO 8 AM SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD DAMAGE TENDER VEGETATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST TO
THREATEN OUTDOOR PLANTS. THOSE WITH AGRICULTURAL INTERESTS IN THE
WARNED AREA ARE ADVISED TO HARVEST OR PROTECT TENDER VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
314 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GAZ087-088-SCZ040-042>045-290315-
/O.CON.KCHS.FZ.W.0004.150329T0800Z-150329T1300Z/
JENKINS-SCREVEN-ALLENDALE-HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILLEN...SYLVANIA...ALLENDALE...
HAMPTON...WALTERBORO...ST. GEORGE...SUMMERVILLE...MONCKS CORNER
314 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 9 AM EDT
SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST
  GEORGIA.

* TEMPERATURES...30 TO 32 DEGREES.

* TIMING...3 TO 5 HOURS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES LATE TONIGHT
  INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING. PATCHY
  FROST WILL ALSO OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED TO PROTECT SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION AND COVER
UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
242 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...WIDESPREAD SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES FORECAST AGAIN TONIGHT...

.CONTINUED COLD AIR ADVECTION ALONG WITH CALMING WINDS AND CLEAR
SKIES WILL SETUP VERY GOOD RADIATIONAL COOLING CONDITIONS TONIGHT
INTO SUNDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST TO BE WELL BELOW
NORMAL...WITH SUBFREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO PERSIST UNTIL
MID MORNING SUNDAY BEFORE DIURNAL WARMING PREVAILS.

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ035>037-048-051>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-502-504-506>510-SCZ001>014-019-290400-
/O.CON.KGSP.FZ.W.0002.150329T0400Z-150329T1500Z/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-
DAVIE-MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-
GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-
GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-
LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAYTON...PINE MOUNTAIN...
MOUNTAIN CITY...CORNELIA...DEMOREST...CLARKESVILLE...TOCCOA...
ROYSTON...LAVONIA...FRANKLIN SPRINGS...CANON...HARTWELL...
REED CREEK...ELBERTON...BETHLEHEM...TAYLORSVILLE...STONY POINT...
STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...MOCKSVILLE...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...
HOT SPRINGS...BRYSON CITY...WAYNESVILLE...CANTON...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...ASHEVILLE...HICKORY...NEWTON...ST. STEPHENS...
SALISBURY...ROBBINSVILLE...CULLOWHEE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...
HIGHLANDS...CASHIERS...BREVARD...HENDERSONVILLE...FLETCHER...
EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH...SHELBY...KINGS MOUNTAIN...LINCOLNTON...
GASTONIA...CHARLOTTE...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...
INDIAN TRAIL...WEDDINGTON...TRINITY...WALHALLA...WESTMINSTER...
NINE TIMES...PUMPKINTOWN...ROCKY BOTTOM...CAESARS HEAD...
CLEVELAND...GOWENSVILLE...MARIETTA...TIGERVILLE...SENECA...
EASLEY...CLEMSON...GREENVILLE...TAYLORS...GREER...MAULDIN...
SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...SPARTANBURG...GAFFNEY...ROCK HILL...
ANDERSON...ABBEVILLE...CALHOUN FALLS...LAURENS...CLINTON...
UNION...CHESTER...GREAT FALLS...GREENWOOD
242 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
11 AM EDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA FOOTHILLS AND
  PIEDMONT...ALONG WITH FAR NORTHEAST GEORGIA...AND UPSTATE SOUTH
  CAROLINA.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS TONIGHT RANGING FROM THE MID TEENS IN THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE MOUNTAINS...TO THE MID 20S IN THE
  PIEDMONT. BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON MOST AREAS WILL WARM INTO THE
  50S.

* IMPACTS...VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION THAT HAS ALREADY STARTED TO GROW THIS SEASON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$
WIMBERLEY

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