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Freeze Warning, High Wind Warning
Issued: 10:04 AM EDT Oct. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning remains in effect until noon EDT today...
... Freeze warning in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am EDT
... Freeze warning expired at 10 am EDT this morning...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a freeze
warning, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am EDT

* Temperatures... upper 20s to lower 30s tonight.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... strongest winds will diminish by noon.

* Impacts... winds may topple trees and powerlines. Cold
temperatures will damage vegetation.

* Locations... North Carolina high country into Grayson County,

* Hazards... strong wind gusts and freezing temperatures.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Wet soil and gusty winds will lead to a few more downed trees this
morning. Be alert if traveling and outdoors for falling trees and
downed power lines.

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.