Freeze warning issued for several counties

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A freeze warning in effect from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursday.

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a freeze warning.

The warning includes these Georgia counties: Chatham, Appling, Bacon, Wayne, Glynn, Ware. It includes these South Carolina counties: Beaufort and Jasper.

Temperatures will drop to around 30 degrees across much of coastal South Carolina and inland Chatham County Georgia. In Charleston, and Beaufort and Jasper counties, it includes locations along and west of Highway 17.

In Colleton County, this includes the Wiggins and Fenwick areas. In Chatham County, this includes areas around and west of Hunter Army Airfield.

Freezing temperatures can cause damage to crops and sensitive vegetation.

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