Northwest and North Central Pinal County
... Freeze warning in effect from midnight tonight to 8 am MST
The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a freeze
warning... which is in effect from midnight tonight to 8 am MST
* Affected area... parts of west central and central Arizona including
the cities of Quartzsite... Wickenburg... Buckeye... and the outer
suburbs of the Phoenix metropolitan area.
* Temperature... potentially as cold as 24 to 30 degrees in La Paz
County... to as low as 28 to 32 degrees around the Phoenix Metro Tuesday
* Impacts... several hours of below freezing temperatures can
kill sensitive vegetation and crops. Pets and livestock may be
at risk if not properly sheltered. Persons participating in
outdoor activities and not prepared for the cold weather may
be at risk for hypothermia.
A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will destroy or damage crops and
other sensitive vegetation.