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Jefferson County HSEM
Thursday October 17th, 2019 :: 07:01 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Freeze Watch until 09:00AM Saturday

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 30 possible.

* WHERE...Portions of north central and western Maryland, northern and western Virginia and the eastern panhandle of West Virginia.

* WHEN...From late Friday night through Saturday morning.

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

* AFFECTED AREAS: WESTERN MINERAL ... CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY ... HARDY ... WARREN ... EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY ... CLARKE ... BERKELEY ... EASTERN GRANT ... SHENANDOAH ... WASHINGTON ... HAMPSHIRE ... PAGE ... FREDERICK ... MORGAN ... WESTERN GRANT ... ROCKINGHAM ... JEFFERSON ... EASTERN MINERAL

Instructions:

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.

Address/Location
Jefferson County HSEM
28 Industrial Boulevard #101
Kearneysville, WV 25430

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 304-728-3290

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Freeze Watch

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