Why does it frost at the time it does?

Reply Tue 10 Feb, 2009 09:58 pm
Why does frost occur at the time it does-around 4 o’clock in the morning until around nine o’clock in the morning- what is it about that time of the morning that makes the frost appear then, and why does turning a sprinkler on and letting it water the plants protect the plants from frost damage?
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Reply Tue 10 Feb, 2009 10:26 pm
It frosts over when the temperature goes below 33F (Oc). When you water the plants the water is warmer than the frost thus protecting the plants.

I wish it was something more romantic but that's the way it is.
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Reply Sat 14 Feb, 2009 10:21 pm
Here are some good explanations to supplement Nick's information:





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