Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
000
WWUS74 KLIX 180556
NPWLIX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1156 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

...DENSE FOG IS EXPECTED TO EXPAND INLAND FROM THE COAST OVERNIGHT
INTO THE EARLY TO MID MORNING HOURS...

.AREA SURFACE OBSERVATIONS AND WEB CAMERAS CONTINUED TO INDICATE
AREAS OF FOG...DENSE IN SOME LOCATIONS...DEVELOPING ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE MISSISSIPPI COASTAL COUNTIES INTO AREAS NEAR LAKE
PONTCHARTRAIN AND THE SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA COAST. THE DENSE FOG
MAY BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND EXPAND INLAND AS THE NIGHT
PROGRESSES...AND WILL LIKELY REMAIN DENSE TROUGH THE MID MORNING
HOURS ON WEDNESDAY. VISIBILITIES WILL BE LOWERED TO ONE QUARTER
MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...AND MAY LESS THAN ONE TENTH MILE OVER
AND NEAR WATER BODIES.

MSZ080>082-181400-
/O.CON.KLIX.FG.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170118T1600Z/
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAY ST. LOUIS...WAVELAND...
DIAMONDHEAD...GULFPORT...PASCAGOULA...OCEAN SPRINGS...
MOSS POINT...GAUTIER...ST. MARTIN
1156 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* VISIBILITY...ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION AND
  ALLOW FOR ADDITIONAL TRAVEL TIME. USE LOW BEAMS...REDUCE
  DRIVING SPEED AND ALLOW FOR PLENTY OF ROOM BETWEEN OTHER CARS
  AS VEHICLES AND OTHER OBJECTS ON AND NEAR ROADWAYS WILL BE
  SEEN ONLY AT CLOSE RANGE.

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.

&&

$$

TD


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.