National Weather Service Warns of Freeze This Weekend; Wind Chill In Teens For Austin County

National Weather Service Warns of Freeze This Weekend; Wind Chill In Teens For Austin County

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for Austin and surrounding Counties.  Wind chill in the area will reach into the teens.

The service recommends remembering the 4 P’s of Cold Weather Safety:

  • Protect People:  Wear appropriate clothes.
  • Protect Pets:  Bring them inside
  • Protect Plants:  Cover or bring sensitive plants inside.
  • Protect Pipes:  External pipes are the most vulnerable to bursting, so cover or empty pipes if possible.

Colder conditions are expected Sunday night, so additional hazards my be necessary.  Below is their post with more information on their social media: