Hard Freeze warnings are issued to highlight situations where the freezing temperatures might cause damage to property. When temperatures get to the mid 20s crops and tender plants die pretty easily. Pipes burst at 20 degrees so when the forecast calls for temperatures in the mid twenties preparations should be made to protect exposed just in case it is a little colder than forecast.
What it takes to get a hard freeze warning
Published On: Dec 26 2012 11:50:24 AM CST Updated On: Dec 27 2012 11:28:56 AM CST