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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
310 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...DENSE FOG AT TIMES ACROSS THE SOUTH COAST INCLUDING THE CAPE
AND ISLANDS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...

MAZ020>023-RIZ005>008-270315-
/O.EXB.KBOX.FG.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150327T0400Z/
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-
BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...
MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT...
BLOCK ISLAND
310 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...THE SOUTH COAST INCLUDING CAPE COD AND THE ISLANDS.

* VISIBILITIES...ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH DENSE FOG RESULTING
  IN POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES. MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO SLOW DOWN
  AS OBJECTS ON AND NEAR ROADWAYS WILL BE SEE ONLY AT CLOSE RANGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN DENSE FOG WILL REDUCE
VISIBILITIES TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS FOR AT LEAST 3 HOURS...
RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.  MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED
TO SLOW DOWN AS OBJECTS ON AND NEAR ROADWAYS WILL BE SEEN ONLY AT
CLOSE RANGE.

&&

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