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Dense Fog Advisory

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.

&&

$$

REV



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
440 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

IAZ007-017-026>028-037>039-048>050-060>062-073>075-081>086-
092>097-251000-
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-
440 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG CAUSING SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY
WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE LATE MORNING HOURS TODAY. AS A
RESULT...A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA. PLEASE
REFER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.
HOWEVER...THE PROBABILITY OF SEVERE WEATHER REMAINS LOW AT THIS
TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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