Temperatures are forecast to fall into the upper 20s to low 30s Saturday morning, and the National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for much of Alabama as well as Tennessee.
This is mainly for agricultural purposes — any sensitive plants or crops that are not protected may be killed by the freeze.
It is advised to bring any sensitive house plants inside Friday night. A hard freeze is also likely Wednesday morning. Click here for more details from the forecast discussion.
Below is additional information from the National Weather Service in Huntsville.
URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
229 AM CST FRI NOV 9 2018229 AM CST FRI NOV 9 2018
…FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM CST SATURDAY…
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM CST SATURDAY.
* TEMPERATURES…27 TO 32 DEGREES.
* TIMING…FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM CST SATURDAY.
* IMPACTS…SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION AND CROPS MAY BE KILLED
IN THESE CONDITIONS.
* LOCATIONS…PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL, NORTHEAST AND NORTHWEST
ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER