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Freeze Watch

Statement as of 5:55 AM EDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 9:00 AM EDT on April 20, 2018


... Freeze watch remains in effect from late tonight through
Friday morning...

* locations... Amherst, Appomattox, and Buckingham counties.

* Hazards... near freezing temperatures.

* Temperatures... lows around freezing.

* Timing... late tonight.

* Impacts... sensitive outdoor vegetation may be damaged or
killed if not protected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.





Special Statement

Statement as of 8:30 AM EDT on April 19, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018


... Increased fire danger east of the Blue Ridge this afternoon...

The combination of gusty winds and drier air moving in will create
conditions favoring enhanced fire growth this afternoon. Any outdoor
burning is strongly discouraged today.

Virginia residents are reminded that outdoor burning is prohibited
before 4 PM each day through April 30th. Exercise caution handling
any potential ignition source... including machinery... cigarettes...
and matches. Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials.
Any dry grasses and tree litter that ignite will have the
potential to spread quickly.



830 am EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

... Increased fire danger east of the Blue Ridge this afternoon...

The combination of gusty winds and drier air moving in will create
conditions favoring enhanced fire growth this afternoon. Any outdoor
burning is strongly discouraged today.

Virginia residents are reminded that outdoor burning is prohibited
before 4 PM each day through April 30th. Exercise caution handling
any potential ignition source... including machinery... cigarettes...
and matches. Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials.
Any dry grasses and tree litter that ignite will have the
potential to spread quickly.


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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Dust Storm Warning, High Wind Warning , Dust Storm Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Georgia - Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Flood Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Kansas - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Flood Warning
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement

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