Chicago-Area Freeze Warning Issued Until Tuesday Morning - NBC Chicago

Chicago-Area Freeze Warning Issued Until Tuesday Morning

A freeze warning "means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation."

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    Monday Evening Forecast

    NBC 5's Brant Miller has the latest weather forecast.

    (Published Monday, Oct. 15, 2018)

    A new Freeze Warning has been issued beginning at 11 p.m. Monday across the Chicago area.

    Just a week after near-record heat, the National Weather Service issued the latest warning, with temperatures in the upper 20s to 30 degrees, expected to last until 8 a.m. Tuesday.

    The Weather Service reminded residents that a freeze warning "means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation."

    Mid-day on Friday, several towns in north-central Illinois saw the season's first light snowfall.

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