...STRONG NORTH WINDS ACROSS THE COASTAL BEND AND VICTORIA CROSSROADS TODAY ALONG WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES ACROSS ALL OF SOUTH TEXAS FOR TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .Temperatures will drastically fall this morning as the strong cold front moves through. Expect freezing temperatures developing from north to south this morning into the early afternoon. Most areas will then remain at or below freezing through mid-morning Wednesday. In addition, strong winds are developing behind the front with gusts up to 40 to 50 mph across the coastal counties northward into the Victoria Crossroads. ...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY... * TIMING...Noon today through mid morning Wednesday. * TEMPERATURE...Mid to upper 20s * IMPACTS...Temperatures at or below freezing can kill sensitive vegetation. Portable plants may need to be brought indoors to a warmer location, or consider covering sensitive vegetation as needed. Small animals should be adequately cared for, or brought indoors if needed.