Freeze Warnings in the Southeast and Mid Atlantic
A strong area of high pressure will bring a blast of cold air over most of the East Coast to start this weekend. Saturday temperatures will be well below average, with some areas seeing record lows. Frost and freeze alerts extend from Long Island to Alabama.
Temperatures will fall into the single digits and teens over most of New York, bringing an end to the growing season for Long Island. A hard freeze is likely along the Jersey Shore to Delaware Bay.
Temperatures will drop into the 20s from Chesapeake Bay to the Great Smoky Mountains. Readings may fall to near freezing towards the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Frost and freeze conditions will be found from South Carolina to Alabama. High temperatures Saturday afternoon will remain colder than normal.
For WeatherNation: Meteorologist Mace Michaels