FREEZE WATCH Thursday Night Through Friday Morning

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
1000 PM CDT WED APR 4 2012

COOK COUNTY INCLUDING THE CITY OF…CHICAGO
1000 PM CDT WED APR 4 2012

[Freeze Watch for other counties also exists]


…FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING FOR OUTLYING AREAS…

* TEMPERATURES…ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE UPPER 20S AND LOW
30S BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING FOR AREAS AWAY FROM THE CITY OF
CHICAGO.

* IMPACTS…WITH THE RECORD WARM MARCH BRINGING VEGETATION
GROWTH FAR AHEAD OF SCHEDULE…SENSITIVE VEGETATION MAY BE
DAMAGED OR KILLED BY THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.
THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.
TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT SENSITIVE VEGETATION ONCE FREEZING
TEMPERATURES BECOME IMMINENT.

FREEZE WATCH LOWS FOR CHICAGOLAND SUBURBS
Forecast Lows for THURSDAY NIGHT/FRIDAY MORNING as of Early Thursday Morning …

Arlington Heights … 32°F
Antioch … 27°F
Aurora … 29°F
Barrington … 29°F
Barrington Hills … 29°F
Batavia … 29°F
Bensenville … 33°F
Bloomingdale … 30°F
Buffalo Grove … 29°F
Cary … 27°F
Champaign … 33°F
Crystal Lake … 29°F
Elgin … 28°F
Elk Grove Village … 31°F
Fox River Grove … 27°F
Grayslake … 28°F
Hoffman Estates … 28°F
Joliet … 31°F
Kankakee … 32°F
Kenosha, WI … 33°F
Lake Geneva, WI … 30°F
Lake Zurich … 29°F
Long Grove … 28°F
Mount Prospect … 33°F
Palatine … 30°F
Prospect Heights … 32°F
Rockford … 31°F
Rolling Meadows … 30°F
Schaumburg … 29°F
St. Charles … 28°F
Streamwood … 28°F
South Barrington … 28
Waukegan … 31°F
West Dundee … 28°F
Wheeling … 32°F
Woodstock … 29°F
Zion … 32°F


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