Freeze warning in effect for much of Middle Tennessee

Graphic: WKRN
Graphic: WKRN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Much of Middle Tennessee is under a freeze warning from Midnight until 8 a.m. Sunday.

Any tender vegetation that’s outdoors should be covered, or if possible, brought indoors.

News 2 meteorologists are forecasting a low of 34 degrees in Nashville which, if reached, would be the coldest in the city since March 6

Outlying areas of Middle Tennessee could fall into the upper 20s. The average low for this time of year is 40.

Temperatures have still not reached freezing in Nashville this fall.

The average date of the first fall freeze is Oct. 28, while the latest freeze recorded was Nov. 27 in both 1902 and 2009.