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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
929 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NORTHWEST AND MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TONIGHT...

.DENSE FOG TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER
NORTHWEST AND MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT. PLACES LIKE
WILLISTON...STANLEY...MINOT...GARRISON...BISMARCK...BOTTINEAU...
HARVEY AND JAMESTOWN CAN EXPECT VISIBILITY DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE
OR LESS. DENSE FOG DROPLETS WILL FREEZE ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS
MAKING THEM SLIPPERY.

PEOPLE TRAVELING ACROSS NORTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.
BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL AT INTERSECTIONS AND RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

NDZ005-013-019-020-025-035>037-201130-
/O.EXA.KBIS.FG.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-141220T1200Z/
ROLETTE-PIERCE-MERCER-OLIVER-FOSTER-BURLEIGH-KIDDER-STUTSMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROLLA...RUGBY...BEULAH...HAZEN...
CENTER...CARRINGTON...BISMARCK...STEELE...JAMESTOWN
929 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SATURDAY.

* VISIBILITY...1/4 MILE OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WITH GREATLY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY. DENSE FOG DROPLETS MAY FREEZE ON ROADS AND
  SIDEWALKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS
THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...USE YOUR LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND THE
VEHICLE AHEAD OF YOU. BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL AT RAILROAD CROSSINGS
AND NEAR CROSSWALKS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
929 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NORTHWEST AND MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
TONIGHT...

.DENSE FOG TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE OVER
NORTHWEST AND MUCH OF CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA TONIGHT. PLACES LIKE
WILLISTON...STANLEY...MINOT...GARRISON...BISMARCK...BOTTINEAU...
HARVEY AND JAMESTOWN CAN EXPECT VISIBILITY DOWN TO A QUARTER MILE
OR LESS. DENSE FOG DROPLETS WILL FREEZE ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS
MAKING THEM SLIPPERY.

PEOPLE TRAVELING ACROSS NORTHWESTERN AND CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA
SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.
BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL AT INTERSECTIONS AND RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

NDZ001>004-009>012-021>023-201130-
/O.CON.KBIS.FG.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-141220T1200Z/
DIVIDE-BURKE-RENVILLE-BOTTINEAU-WILLIAMS-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MCHENRY-
MCLEAN-SHERIDAN-WELLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...
BOTTINEAU...WILLISTON...NEW TOWN...MINOT...TOWNER...GARRISON...
MCCLUSKY...HARVEY
929 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* VISIBILITY...1/4 MILE OR LESS.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WITH GREATLY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY. DENSE FOG DROPLETS MAY FREEZE ON ROADS AND
  SIDEWALKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS
THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...USE YOUR LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND THE
VEHICLE AHEAD OF YOU. BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL AT RAILROAD CROSSINGS
AND NEAR CROSSWALKS.

&&

$$
TWH

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