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Cherokee County Emergency Management
Friday October 11th, 2019 :: 03:44 a.m. CDT

Alert

Frost Advisory until 08:00AM Saturday

* WHAT...Temperatures falling into the upper 20s and lower 30s over a large portion of the area coupled with a clearing sky and light winds will lead to widespread frost tonight.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast Kansas and central, east central, south central, southwest and west central Missouri.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 8 AM CDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered.

* AFFECTED AREAS: NEWTON ... MARIES ... OZARK ... LACLEDE ... HOWELL ... BOURBON ... CAMDEN ... HICKORY ... JASPER ... DENT ... VERNON ... CHRISTIAN ... PHELPS ... MILLER ... WEBSTER ... DADE ... BENTON ... STONE ... CEDAR ... TEXAS ... DALLAS ... SHANNON ... OREGON ... MCDONALD ... DOUGLAS ... LAWRENCE ... ST. CLAIR ... CRAWFORD ... TANEY ... PULASKI ... BARRY ... WRIGHT ... BARTON ... POLK ... CHEROKEE ... MORGAN ... GREENE

Instructions:

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

Address/Location
Cherokee County Emergency Management
110 West Maple Street
Columbus, KS 66725

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 620-429-1857

Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Frost Advisory

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