Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1027 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG TO CONTINUE THIS MORNING...

.FOG TO VARIED DEGREES WILL REMAIN WIDESPREAD ACROSS IOWA THIS
MORNING WITH THE MOST LIKELY LOCATIONS SEEING DENSE FOG NORTH AND
EAST. CONDITIONS SHOULD CONTINUE TO SLOWLY IMPROVE THROUGH THE
MORNING...REACHING AT LEAST A MILE OR TWO BY NOONTIME.

IAZ004>006-015-016-023>025-033>037-044>049-057>061-070>075-
081>086-092>097-211730-
/O.EXP.KDMX.FG.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170121T1600Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-
WRIGHT-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-
GREENE-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-
CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-
MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ESTHERVILLE, ALGONA, FOREST CITY,
LAKE MILLS, EMMETSBURG, GARNER, BRITT, KANAWHA, POCAHONTAS,
LAURENS, ROLFE, FONDA, GILMORE CITY, HUMBOLDT, EAGLE GROVE,
CLARION, BELMOND, SAC CITY, LAKE VIEW, ODEBOLT, WALL LAKE,
SCHALLER, EARLY, ROCKWELL CITY, MANSON, LAKE CITY, POMEROY,
FORT DODGE, WEBSTER CITY, IOWA FALLS, ELDORA, ACKLEY, DENISON,
CARROLL, JEFFERSON, BOONE, AMES, MARSHALLTOWN, AUDUBON, EXIRA,
GUTHRIE CENTER, PANORA, BAYARD, CASEY, PERRY, WAUKEE, ADEL,
DES MOINES, NEWTON, ATLANTIC, GREENFIELD, STUART, ADAIR,
FONTANELLE, WINTERSET, EARLHAM, INDIANOLA, NORWALK, CARLISLE,
PELLA, KNOXVILLE, OSKALOOSA, CORNING, CRESTON, OSCEOLA, CHARITON,
ALBIA, OTTUMWA, BEDFORD, LENOX, NEW MARKET, MOUNT AYR, LAMONI,
LEON, CORYDON, SEYMOUR, ALLERTON, HUMESTON, CENTERVILLE,
AND BLOOMFIELD
1027 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

ALTHOUGH SOME LOCATIONS WERE STILL EXPERIENCING DENSE FOG...THE
TREND OF IMPROVEMENT SHOULD CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
MORNING HOURS WITH MOST LOCATIONS UP TO A MILE OR TWO HEADING
TOWARD NOONTIME.

$$

IAZ007-017-026>028-038-039-050-062-211800-
/O.CON.KDMX.FG.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
WORTH-CERRO GORDO-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-TAMA-
POWESHIEK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NORTHWOOD, MANLY, MASON CITY, CLEAR LAKE,
HAMPTON, PARKERSBURG, CLARKSVILLE, SHELL ROCK, GREENE, APLINGTON,
ALLISON, DUMONT, WAVERLY, GRUNDY CENTER, REINBECK, CONRAD, DIKE,
WELLSBURG, WATERLOO, CEDAR FALLS, TAMA, TOLEDO, TRAER, DYSART,
GLADBROOK, AND GRINNELL
1027 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY WILL REMAIN BELOW A QUARTER MILE THROUGH
  NOONTIME WITH GRADUALLY IMPROVEMENT TO A MILE OR TWO INTO THE
  EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO LOW AND CHANGING
  VISIBILITIES. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME AND PLACE EXTRA DISTANCE
  BETWEEN VEHICILES.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS
NEAR INTERSECTIONS AND RAILROAD CROSSINGS AS VEHICLES AND TRAINS
MAY BE HIDDEN FROM VIEW BY THE DENSE FOG. SLOW DOWN, USE YOUR LOW
BEAM AND FOG HEADLIGHTS, AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF
YOU.

&&

$$

SMALL



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