The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory in effect from 3 AM Friday morning through 8 AM Friday morning for portions of Central Minnesota -- including Benton, Douglas, Mille Lacs, Meeker, Morrison, Kandiyohi, Pope, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, and Wright Counties.

The low temperature overnight in St. Cloud is expected to drop into the low 30s.

Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered -- so cover 'em up or bring them inside if you want to keep your sensitive plants alive and well.

Frost Advisory Friday Morning

From the National Weather Service this afternoon: Areas of frost are expected Friday morning across much of the region. Cover your tender plants.

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