Last Updated on April 25, 2023 9:20 am
Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Swiss,
Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick, Spruce Pine,
Poplar, Waynesville, Waterville, Canton, Cruso, and Cove Creek
239 PM EDT Sun Apr 23 2023
…FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EDT
…FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
* WHAT…For the Freeze Warning, sub-freezing temperatures as low
as 28 expected. For the Freeze Watch, sub-freezing temperatures
as low as 30 possible.
* WHERE…Avery, Yancey, Mitchell and Haywood Counties.
* WHEN…For the Freeze Warning, from 2 AM to 9 AM EDT Monday.
For the Freeze Watch, from late Monday night through Tuesday
* IMPACTS…Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other
sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor
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.