Chilly 40s await Tuesday’s Trick or Treaters

LAFOLLETTE, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – Sunday’s high of 80 will be a distant memory when temps plunge to 27-degrees on Tuesday night and wind chills hit the teens by Wednesday morning.

…FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Sub-freezing temperatures in the 20s to lower 30s.

* WHERE…Portions of Campbell County, east Tennessee, southwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.

* WHEN…From late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.

* IMPACTS…Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. Those that have in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-ground pipes to protect them from freezing. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 10/30/2023-11AM)