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Chill Temperatures Descend Over Ocean County, Freeze Warning Issued

Below freezing temperatures could damage sensitive plants and crops

Chill Temperatures Descend Over Ocean County, Freeze Warning Issued

Put the suntan lotion away and pack up your flip-flops, at least for the next several days. Yes, it is April 16.

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for tonight and early Thursday morning, with temperatures falling to the low 30s and possible even the 20s.

 A freeze warning means that subfreezing temperatures are possible, which could damage sensitive or blooming plants and vegetation.

Today - Sunny with a high near 46 degrees. Expect brisk north winds at 16 to 22 miles per hour.

Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 33 degrees. Winds will be from the northeast at 11 to 14 miles per hour.

Thursday - Mostly sunny with a high near 48 degrees. Winds will switch to the east at 17 to 20 miles per hour.

Thursday night - Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Expect a low of 38 degrees and winds from the east at 11 to 14 miles per hour.

Friday - Mostly cloudy with a high near 48 degrees.

Temperatures will not hit the 50s until Saturday, the weather service said.


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