Thursday, May 7, 2020

Non-Precipitation Message

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349 AM CDT Thu May 7 2020

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 29 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, south central and
southeast South Dakota, northwest Iowa and southwest Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 3 AM to 9 AM CDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
plumbing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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