... Freeze watch in effect from late Saturday night through Sunday
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a freeze watch... which is in effect from late Saturday night
through Sunday morning.
* Locations... portions of north Georgia... upstate South Carolina
and the North Carolina Piedmont.
* Temperatures... lows Saturday night from the middle 20s to around
* Impacts... very cold temperatures will kill sensitive
vegetation that has already started to grow this season.
A freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.
... Public information statement...
The frost and freeze program has been activated for the central
and southern mountains of western North Carolina... foothill and
Piedmont locations south of Interstate 40... and all of northeast
Georgia. Frost and freeze outlook... warning... and advisory
products will now be issued for these areas. This includes the
Asheville... Charlotte... and Greenville Spartanburg Metro areas.