Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WWUS72 KCAE 290427
NPWCAE

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1227 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...FREEZE WARNING...

GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-
291400-
/O.CON.KCAE.FZ.W.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...LANCASTER...ELGIN...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...CAMDEN...
LUGOFF...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING...
WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...RED BANK...COLUMBIA...
BISHOPVILLE...SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...
SUMTER...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...ORANGEBURG...
ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON...BAMBERG...DENMARK
1227 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* TEMPERATURE...THE TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE REGION ARE EXPECTED TO
  FALL NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING FOR A FEW HOURS EARLY THIS MORNING.
  MORNING LOWS AROUND SUNRISE WILL RANGE FROM THE MIDDLE TO UPPER
  20S IN THE NORTHERN MIDLANDS AND PEE DEE...TO AROUND 30 ACROSS
  THE REST OF THE MIDLANDS AND CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA. NORMAL
  LOW TEMPERATURES THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE LOW TO MID 40S.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING CONDITIONS MAY KILL OR DAMAGE CROPS AND OTHER
  SENSITIVE VEGETATION THAT HAVE BEGUN GROWING AND BLOOMING EARLY
  THIS SPRING. PERSONS WITH AGRICULTURAL INTERESTS SHOULD HAVE
  ALREADY PREPARED FOR A PERIOD OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND TAKEN
  THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL OR DAMAGE CROPS AND
OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

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