Cover up plants, especially those in frost-prone areas. Take preventative measures to protect frost-sensitive plants and trees.
Frost may destroy fruit crops, vegetables, and other plants.
Minimum temperatures: 0 to +4 (coolest in low lying areas).
Locations: northern half of Nova Scotia.
Time span: early Tuesday morning.
Remarks: Patchy frost is expected to form as clear skies and light winds coincide with cool temperatures, especially in low lying areas. Temperatures will be warmer along the coast.
It is likely frost will reform early Wednesday morning.
Frost advisories are issued when temperatures are expected to reach the freezing mark during the growing season, leading to potential damage and destruction to plants and crops.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NSstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #NSStorm.