Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
302 AM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

IAZ004-015-023-034>038-046>050-057>059-061-062-070-071-074-075-
081-092-170930-
EMMET-PALO ALTO-POCAHONTAS-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-
GREENE-BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-JASPER-
POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MARION-MAHASKA-ADAMS-TAYLOR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...EMMETSBURG...POCAHONTAS...
LAURENS...ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...
LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...
ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...
WELLSBURG...JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...
TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...AUDUBON...EXIRA...
GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...
ADEL...NEWTON...GRINNELL...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...STUART...
ADAIR...FONTANELLE...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...CORNING...
BEDFORD...LENOX...NEW MARKET
302 AM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

...PATCHY DENSE FOG CONTINUES TO DEVELOP THIS MORNING...

PATCHY FOG HAS DEVELOPED OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA. POCKETS OF
DENSE FOG HAS FORMED IN RIVER VALLEY AREAS OVER PORTIONS OF NORTH
CENTRAL... CENTRAL...SOUTHWEST AND SOUTHEAST IOWA WHERE VISIBILITY
HAS DROPPED TO NEAR ONE QUARTER MILE. ELSEWHERE...FOG MAY THICKEN
OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS AND ESPECIALLY TOWARD SUNRISE.

PERSONS TRAVELING EARLY THIS MORNING SHOULD REMAIN CAUTIOUS AND
VIGILANT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITY AND DENSE FOG. IF YOU
ENCOUNTER AREAS OF FOG...SLOW DOWN...USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...
ALLOW EXTRA DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND ANY VEHICLES...AND 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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