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Watches & Warnings

Freezing Fog Advisory
Issued: 1:43 AM CST Dec. 11, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freezing fog advisory in effect until 10 am CST this morning...

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a freezing fog
advisory, which is in effect until 10 am CST this morning.

* Visibility/temperature... visibility will be reduced to a quarter
of a mile or less at many locales. Temperatures will be in the
low to mid 20s areawide.

* Timing... current through 10 am CST.

* Impacts... the fog will be dense at times, especially near bodies
of water, and could result in slippery conditions on area
bridges and overpasses, in addition to reducing visibility for
driving.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freezing 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. Also,
be alert for frost on bridge decks causing slippery roads.



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Special Statement
Issued: 9:51 PM CST Dec. 10, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Patchy freezing fog possible across the mid-south tonight...

Clear skies, light winds and leftover moisture will result in
patchy freezing fog across the mid-south. The fog may be dense
at times, especially near bodies of water, and could result in
slippery conditions on area bridges and overpasses. Use caution
traveling if dense freezing fog is encountered overnight.


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