Temperatures are expected to plummet across the Midwest and South overnight into Thursday morning. Frost and freeze alerts are in place from Wisconsin to Georgia.
The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley can expect widespread frost by Thursday morning. Much of Ohio and parts of West Virginia may experience below-freezing temperatures for several hours, prompting Freeze Warnings for cities such as Toledo, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Parkersburg.
Further south, much of Kentucky and the southern Appalachians will deal with chilly temperatures in the 30s Thursday morning. Frost Advisories are posted for Louisville, Lexington, and Tennessee’s Tri-Cities area. Freeze Warnings are in place for the Smoky Mountains region.
With the potential for frost and cold temperatures in the forecast, make sure you keep your pets inside and cover any tender vegetation. Find out how cold it will get in your hometown HERE.