Freeze watch in effect for Western PA Friday night

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The National Weather Service has issued a freeze watch for the Pittsburgh area and much of Western Pennsylvania.

The region could see temperatures as low as 30 degrees with some areas even seeing readings in the 20s.

Check the latest forecast from Accuweather here.

The NWS suggests draining and wrapping outdoor water pipes or allow them to drip slowly to prevent freezing. They also suggest taking precautions to protect plants.