Freeze warning issued for St. Lawrence County tonight
St. Lawrence County is under a freeze warning tonight as temperatures will dip into the lower 30s and possibly upper 20s, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
The warning is in effect from 1 until 9 a.m. overnight when sub-freeing temps will be experienced, forecasters say. Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing.Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold, NWS says. 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.
The high today will be near 56 with winds 13-15 mph, NWS says.
Highs on Monday will near 60, the service says.
The forecast through next Saturday is as follows:
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. Light southeast wind.
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind.
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 8 mph.
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West wind 9 to 14 mph.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 11 mph.
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 14 mph.