Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Butte (CAC007) California Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Freeze Warning Freeze Warning - Butte (California)


Updated:Mon, 19-Feb-2018 3:28am PST
Effective:Mon, 19-Feb-2018 3:28am PST
Expires:Wed, 21-Feb-2018 8:00am PST
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Carquinez Strait and Delta; Central Sacramento Valley; Clear Lake, Southern Lake County; Motherlode; Northeast Foothills, Sacramento Valley; Northern Sacramento Valley; Northern San Joaquin Valley; Shasta Lake Area, Northern Shasta County; Southern Sacramento Valley
 
Instructions: A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

Message summary: ...widespread temperatures below freezing expected...
.a very cold airmass will be over northern california through early this week. The coldest temperatures are expected early this morning into tuesday morning, with another night of freezing temperatures tuesday night. Widespread frost is expected. Agricultural impacts could be significant, due to an early bloom from unusually mild weather in recent weeks. People should take steps to protect sensitive plants, outdoor pets, and outdoor pipes.
...freeze warning remains in effect until 8 am pst wednesday...
* temperature...overnight low temperatures of 23 to 30 degrees.
* timing....coldest tuesday morning, with widespread lows in the mid to upper 20s and several hours of subfreezing temperatures possible.
* impacts...freezing temperatures can damage or kill plants that are sensitive to cold. Consider wrapping external pipes which may be vulnerable to freezing. Please check on the elderly and make sure your animals have a warm shelter. Interact with us via social media www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento www.twitter.com/nwssacramento
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone CAC007

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