The National Weather Service on Friday, May 7 issued a frost advisory for most of southeastern Wisconsin beginning at midnight Saturday, May 8 and continuing until 7 a.m. Saturday morning.
It is recommended to bring in or cover outdoor plants, as temperatures will be near freezing.
The following counties will be impacted: Dodge, Kenosha, Jefferson, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington, Waukesha.
Additionally, a freeze warning has been issued for Fond du Lac and Sheboygan Counties for the same time – midnight to 7 a.m. Saturday. During that time, sub-freezing temperatures are expected, which could kill vegetation.
Meanwhile, FOX6Now.com offers a variety of extremely useful weather tools to help you navigate the stormy season. They including the following:
FOX6 Storm Center app
FOX6 News app
MAPS AND RADAR
We have a host of maps and radars on the FOX6 Weather page that are updating regularly — to provide you the most accurate assessment of the weather. From a county-by-county view to the Midwest regional radar and a national view — it’s all there. All of these images are at the ready — just one click away.
SCHOOL AND BUSINESS CLOSINGS
When the weather gets a little dicey, schools and businesses may shut down. CLICK HERE to monitor the latest list of closings, cancellations, and delays reported in southeast Wisconsin.
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FOX6 FUTURE FORECASTER
Lastly, FOX6 and Chief Meteorologist Rob Haswell are looking for some smart, fun, outgoing, and weather-loving kids to help with the weather forecasts Friday mornings on WakeUp News. If you have a 6 to 12-year-old child who is into weather and wants to show his or her stuff, then we want to hear from you! CLICK HERE to learn more.