URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Cleveland OH 227 PM EDT Wed Oct 19 2022 OHZ009>011-013-014-017>023-027>033-036>038-047-PAZ002-003-200300- /O.UPG.KCLE.FZ.A.0003.221020T0300Z-221020T1400Z/ /O.NEW.KCLE.FZ.W.0005.221020T0300Z-221020T1400Z/ Erie-Lorain-Cuyahoga-Geauga-Ashtabula Inland-Hancock-Seneca-Huron- Medina-Summit-Portage-Trumbull-Wyandot-Crawford-Richland-Ashland- Wayne-Stark-Mahoning-Marion-Morrow-Holmes-Knox-Southern Erie- Including the cities of Sandusky, Huron, Lorain, Elyria, North Ridgeville, Avon Lake, Cleveland, Chardon, South Russell, Bainbridge, Chesterland, Middlefield, Burton, Jefferson, Orwell, Andover, Roaming Shores, Findlay, Tiffin, Fostoria, Norwalk, Willard, Brunswick, Medina, Wadsworth, Akron, Kent, Aurora, Streetsboro, Ravenna, Warren, Niles, Upper Sandusky, Carey, Bucyrus, Galion, Crestline, Mansfield, Ashland, Wooster, Orrville, Rittman, Canton, Massillon, Alliance, Youngstown, Boardman, Austintown, Marion, Mount Gilead, Cardington, Millersburg, Killbuck, Mount Vernon, Edinboro, Corry, Union City, Meadville, and Titusville 227 PM EDT Wed Oct 19 2022 ...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY... * WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 28 to 32 expected. * WHERE...Portions of north central, northeast and northwest Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania. * WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 10 AM EDT Thursday. * IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The coldest temperatures will likely be across portions of central Ohio and protected valleys in the higher terrain. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above- ground pipes to protect them from freezing.