Expected Cold Spill Tonight and Thanksgiving Week

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A cold spill is expected for tonight (11/19-11/20) with temperatures dropping to 40-35 F tomorrow morning in certain regions in the South East. Please click on the link and look at the predicted min temperatures in your region.

Regional 4 day forecast for North/South Carolina

In general, over the Thanksgiving week a cold spill is expected. Please click on the link to see a ten day temperature departure forecast for the Southeast.

10-day Temperature map

Frost-Freeze Prediction Map

You can frequently check the temperature in your region by using the following link:

Weather Map


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We will keep you updated on next week.


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Mark Hoffmann, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Mark HoffmannSmall Fruits Extension Specialist, Assistant Professor, Strawberry and Grape Call Dr. Mark Email Dr. Mark Horticultural Science
NC State Extension, NC State University
Posted on Nov 19, 2017
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