Jackson could have an early freeze. How to prepare for the cold front


rssfeeds.clarionledger.com – Mississippi – 2022-10-18 15:56:06

National Weather Service issues Elevated burn threat due to dry conditions.

The Jackson area is experiencing a severe early cold weather snap as well as the potential for strong winds as the first freeze of the year makes its way through the metro area, according to the National Weather Service.

As a result of the windy conditions, there is also an elevated fire danger threat in several counties along with open burning bans due to not having rain, officials said.

To help bring more awareness to the weather conditions, Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba said in a media release on Tuesday that Jackson is joining the National Weather Service and Mississippi Emergency…

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