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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
346 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY THROUGH MID
MORNING TODAY...

IAZ007-017-026>028-037>039-048>050-060>062-073>075-081>086-
092>097-241500-
/O.CON.KDMX.FG.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-141024T1500Z/
WORTH-CERRO GORDO-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-
STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-WARREN-MARION-MAHASKA-
ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-
WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...MASON CITY...
CLEAR LAKE...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...IOWA FALLS...
ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...
WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...
TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...DES MOINES...NEWTON...
GRINNELL...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...
BLOOMFIELD
346 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...WIDESPREAD VISIBILITY OF ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS
  CONTINUES THROUGHOUT THE AREA. VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO IS OCCURRING
  ALONG PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 80 FROM NEAR DES MOINES TO IOWA
  CITY AND ALONG HIGHWAY 30 FROM NEAR AMES TO CEDAR RAPIDS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL AND THE MORNING COMMUTE WILL BE GREATLY
  IMPACTED BY THE REDUCED VISIBILITY AND FOG OVER PORTIONS OF THE
  AREA. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION SAFELY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITY 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. USE
EXTREME CAUTION WHEN APPROACHING INTERSECTIONS AND RAILROAD
CROSSINGS AS ONCOMING VEHICLES AND TRAINS MAY BE HIDDEN BY THE
DENSE FOG. BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL NEAR SCHOOL BUS STOPS AND
CHILDREN BOARDING SCHOOL BUSSES.

&&

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