April 21, 2014

Elyria
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Freeze warning as cold settles in over Ohio

COLUMBUS — A freeze warning covers much of southern and eastern Ohio, with the National Weather Service saying chilly temperatures pose a danger to crops.

At 7 a.m. today it was 39 degrees in Lorain and 35 degrees in Elyria but only 32 degrees in southern Lorain County.

The forecasters say the below-freezing weather will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation. The weather service says outdoor potted plants should be covered or brought inside.

The freeze warning is in effect until 9 a.m.

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