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Local farmers use overhead irrigation systems and high tents to protect their blueberry buds and blooms from the winter weather.
Individuals living in tents outside of Grace Marketplace burn twigs and hang sheets to stay warm as the temperatures drop. Grace Marketplace does allow tent residents to stay indoors during nights below 45 degrees.
The cold weather coming to North Central Florida in the fall presents different challenges to high school football players.
Several chilly nights across North Central Florida have come as a surprise for late March. At the St. Francis House in Gainesville, staff and volunteers are working to ensure that those who can’t always get out of the cold have a place to go.
North Central Florida manatees are handling the recent temperature drops and continue to thrive.
With temperatures cooling down, more customers are grabbing for hot cups of coffee. Many places in Gainesville see an increase in their customer flow and an increase in orders for hot coffee.
The cool weather in Gainesville could heat up quickly, according to Wildfire Mitigation Specialist with the Waccasassa Forestry Center Ludie Bond. Recent weather patterns have made fire conditions considerably worse than they were just a couple weeks ago.