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Ackworth, IA

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Dense Fog Advisory

Issued at 15:28 Thursday 19 January 2017

.A SATURATED AIRMASS WITH LIGHT WINDS WILL RESULT IN DENSE FOG
AGAIN OVERNIGHT FOR MUCH OF THE AREA. OVER THE SOUTH THE FOG IS
ALREADY BEGINNING TO THICKEN AND SHORTLY AFTER SUNSET TONIGHT FOG
WILL BECOME DENSE OVER MUCH OF THE REGION. TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT
LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING DUE TO FOGGY CONDITIONS. TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING BUT WITH VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES
EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED.THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST FRIDAY.

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO BELOW A QUARTER MILE WITH
VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO LOW AND CHANGING
VISIBILITIES. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME AND PLEASE TAKE
APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS WHILE DRIVING.

Issued by National Weather Service



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