…FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM CDT
* WHAT…Several hours of sub-freezing temperatures expected
tonight with low temperatures in the upper 20s and low 30s.
* WHERE…Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Lake IL, Ogle, Lee, De
Kalb, Kane and Kendall Counties.
* WHEN…From midnight tonight to 9 AM CDT Monday.
* IMPACTS…Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Sub-freezing temperatures with lows in the
mid 20s are expected several nights this week.
Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent
freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should
be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have
in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-
ground pipes to protect them from freezing.