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Dense Fog Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
357 AM PST WED JAN 28 2015

...DENSE FOG THIS MORNING OVER PORTIONS OF THE LOWER COLUMBIA
BASIN AND THE YAKIMA VALLEY...

.FOG HAS DEVELOPED EARLY THIS MORNING UNDER A LOW LEVEL INVERSION
COVERING PORTIONS OF THE INTERIOR NORTHWEST. SOME OF THIS FOG HAS
CAUSED VISIBILITIES TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED.

ORZ044-WAZ027-028-281900-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FG.Y.0008.150128T1200Z-150128T1900Z/
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-YAKIMA VALLEY-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOARDMAN...HERMISTON...IONE...NACHES...
SUNNYSIDE...TOPPENISH...YAKIMA...CONNELL...PROSSER...TRI-CITIES
357 AM PST WED JAN 28 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY: AREAS OF VISIBILITIES LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF A
  MILE.

* TIMING: LOWEST VISIBILITIES TO PERSIST INTO LATE MORNING BEFORE
  IMPROVING TOWARDS NOON.

* IMPACTS: LOW VISIBILITIES WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. MOTORISTS
  SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND LEAVE EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE. ROADS MAY
  BECOME LOCALLY SLICK WHERE MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES ARE AROUND
  FREEZING.

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.

&&

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