A Frost Advisory has been issued for southern Minnesota tonight, in effect from 1:00 am tonight through 9:00 am Tuesday morning.

Temperatures dropping into the mid to low thirties will result in frost formation that could kill sensitive outdoor plants and vegetation if left uncovered.

Frost Advisory

National Weather Service
National Weather Service

The Frost Advisory includes Dakota, Dodge, Fillmore, Freebnorn, Goodhue, Houston, Le Sueur,  Mower, Olmsted, Rice, Scott, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca, and Winona Counties in Minnesota (+more).

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.

Frost and/or freeze advisories will also be likely a few nights beyond tonight as well.

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