COLUMBIA - Temperatures fell as the first freeze warning of the fall season hit Mid-Missouri early Wednesday morning.
The National Weather Service released a few tips for staying warm and safe during the colder weather.
• Check your car for frost before driving and watch for any ice on the roads
• Bundle up with a scarf and gloves
• Bring any outside plants indoors
The freeze warning is in effect until 8 a.m. Wednesday. Mid-Missouri counties under the warning include Boone, Callaway, Cole, Monroe, Montgomery and Osage counties.