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Dense Fog Advisory

Statement as of 1:25 AM PDT on October 09, 2015

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on October 09, 2015

... Dense fog advisory in effect for the Willamette Valley and
lower Columbia until 10 am PDT this morning...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a dense fog
advisory... which is in effect until 10 am PDT this morning.

* Visibility: one quarter mile or less... although visibility will
vary over time and distance.

* Timing: some observation sites are already reporting dense fog
and areal coverage will only increase through the overnight
hours. Visibility is expected to increase for the day by mid
morning Friday.

* Locations include: Vernonia... Veneta... St. Helens...
Hillsboro... Portland... Oregon City... Salem... McMinnville...
Eugene... Springfield... Corvallis... Albany... Estacada... Sweet
Home... Cottage Grove... Longview... Kelso... Vancouver... Battle
Ground... Toutle... Lake Merwin... Cougar

* impacts: low visibility may make driving hazardous... especially
as visibility may decrease quickly over short distances on area

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to one quarter mile or less. If driving... slow down...
use your low beam headlights... and leave plenty of distance ahead
of you.

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