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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
436 AM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

...DENSE FOG ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING...

.DENSE FOG HAS BEEN FORMING OVERNIGHT AND GRADUALLY BECOMING MORE
WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE REGION EARLY TODAY. VISIBILITY HAS DROPPED
TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE AT MANY LOCATIONS. FOG IS LIKELY TO
CONTINUE INTO MID MORNING AND THEN LIFT BY 9 TO 10 AM CDT.

IAZ016-017-025>028-035>039-046>050-057>062-070>075-081>086-
092>095-171400-
/O.NEW.KDMX.FG.Y.0006.140817T0936Z-140817T1400Z/
HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-WEBSTER-
HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-GREENE-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-
TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-
MADISON-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-
WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARNER...BRITT...KANAWHA...MASON CITY...
CLEAR LAKE...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...BELMOND...HAMPTON...
PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...GREENE...APLINGTON...
ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...
IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...
CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...JEFFERSON...
BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...
GLADBROOK...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...
CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...DES MOINES...NEWTON...GRINNELL...
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
436 AM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  WITH SOME AREAS NEAR ZERO AT TIMES. SOME IMPROVEMENT IS EXPECTED
  AFTER SUNRISE AND THE CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE BETWEEN 8 AND 9
  AM THIS SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING TIMES AROUND THE AREA THIS MORNING WILL BE
  SLOWER THAN NORMAL EARLY TODAY. VARIABLE AND RAPIDLY CHANGING
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. BE PREPARED
  FOR VISIBILITIES OF ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS ACROSS THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.
BE MINDFUL OF INTERSECTIONS AND RAILROAD CROSSINGS AS VEHICLES
AND TRAINS MAY BE HIDDEN FROM VIEW BECAUSE OF THE LOW VISIBILITY
DUE TO THE FOG.

&&

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