Weather Alerts for Des Moines, IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

Freeze Warning  FREEZE WARNING   Freeze Warning
DES MOINES, IA

Areas Affected:
Des Moines - Henry - Jefferson - Lee - Van Buren
Effective: Fri 8:46 pm Updated: Sat 2:30 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat 9:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...KILLING FREEZE TONIGHT...
.THE GROWING SEASON WILL END OVERNIGHT AS COLD CANADIAN HIGH
PRESSURE BRINGS A HARD FREEZE TO THE REGION.
...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT SATURDAY...
* TIMING...TEMPERATURES DROPPING BELOW FREEZING THROUGH THE EVENING.
* TEMPERATURES...OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE LOW TO MID 20S.
* IMPACTS...THIS HARD FREEZE WILL KILL ANY REMAINING UNPROTECTED
SENSITIVE PLANTS.

Information:
A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION. COVER SENSITIVE PLANTS OR BRING INDOORS FOR
PROTECTION.