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Freeze Warning
Issued: 3:02 AM CDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning in effect from 2 am to 9 am CDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a freeze
warning, which is in effect from 2 am to 9 am CDT Sunday.

* Temperature... temperatures will drop below freezing during
overnight Saturday night through early Sunday morning, with lows
in the upper 20s by dawn Sunday morning across southeast IL.

* Impacts... unprotected plants that are sensitive to freezing
temperatures will likely be killed.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will likely kill most vegetation
left outdoors if not covered.



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Special Statement
Issued: 3:12 AM CDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Strong gusty winds expected today...

A strong cold front will race south across the area late this
morning into this afternoon accompanied by a gusty northwest wind
and slowly falling temperatures. Sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph
will be common with gusts up to 45 mph possible in a few locations.
Current indications suggest the strongest winds will occur from
around 11 am this morning through 5 PM this afternoon. The wind
should quickly diminish by early this evening.

The gusty northwest wind will cause some driving difficulties,
particularly for high profile vehicles. Motorists should be alert
for the sudden wind gusts on area roadways. In addition, loose and
unsecured objects may be blown around with the gusty winds today.


Smith

312 am CDT Sat Oct 20 2018

... Strong gusty winds expected today...

A strong cold front will race south across the area late this
morning into this afternoon accompanied by a gusty northwest wind
and slowly falling temperatures. Sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph
will be common with gusts up to 45 mph possible in a few locations.
Current indications suggest the strongest winds will occur from
around 11 am this morning through 5 PM this afternoon. The wind
should quickly diminish by early this evening.

The gusty northwest wind will cause some driving difficulties,
particularly for high profile vehicles. Motorists should be alert
for the sudden wind gusts on area roadways. In addition, loose and
unsecured objects may be blown around with the gusty winds today.


Smith


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