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Hard freeze warnings issued for Big Bend area, South Georgia

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Posted at 2:57 PM, Dec 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-25 17:13:07-05

(WTXL) — A hard freeze warning has been issued for multiple counties in the Big Bend area and South Georgia.

The following counties are under a freeze warning until 9 a.m. on Saturday:

FLORIDA:

- Franklin County

- Gadsden County

- Leon County

- Jefferson County

- Madison County

- Liberty County

- Wakulla County

- Taylor County

- Lafayette County

- Tift County

GEORGIA:

- Early County

- Lee County

- Dougherty County

- Terrell County

- Calhoun County

- Randolph County

- Clay County

- Quitman County

- Dale County

- Coffee County

- Miller County

- Baker County

A hard freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures, 20 to 23 degrees, are imminent or highly likely.

These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

A hard freeze warning may make travel very hazardous or impossible. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5-1-1.

As always, be sure to follow the ABC 27 First Alert Weather Team on Facebook and Twitter.

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