Santa Clarita Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Freeze Watch
Issued: 3:53 PM PST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Freeze watch in effect from late Thursday night through Friday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
freeze watch, which is in effect from late Thursday night through
Friday morning.

* Temperatures... temperatures expected to drop to between 29 and
32 degrees Thursday night into Friday morning. Isolated
locations as low as 27, especially Ojai Valley.

* Impacts... a hard freeze can kill crops and sensitive
vegetation, and harm outdoor pets and livestock. Extended
exposure to cold can cause hypothermia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze watch means temperatures between 29 and 32 degrees or
less will be possible for at least two consecutive hours.
Protective measures to save outdoor plants may be needed.
Vulnerable animals and pets should be kept indoors in a house or
barn.



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