Friday, September 25, 2009

Foggy Morning in North Alabama


7:17 am west of Cullman.


7:15 Highway 157 between West Point and Cullman


6:37 a.m Tennessee River at I-65

Visibility was one-tenth to one quarter of a mile in dense fog between Hartselle and Vinemont in S Morgan County and N Cullman County at 6:49 am. A dense fog advisory was issued by the NWS Huntsville.

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
643 AM CDT FRI SEP 25 2009

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-251400-
/O.NEW.KHUN.FG.Y.0006.090925T1143Z-090925T1400Z/
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...
GUNTERSVILLE...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...CULLMAN...LYNCHBURG...
FAYETTEVILLE...WINCHESTER
643 AM CDT FRI SEP 25 2009

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

CLEAR SKIES...LIGHT WINDS...AND A SATURATED GROUND HAVE ALLOWED
DENSE FOG TO DEVELOP ACROSS NORTH ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN MIDDLE
TENNESSEE. VISIBILITIES OF ONE-QUARTER MILE OR LESS CAN BE EXPECTED
THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE AFTER 900 AM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE 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.

&&


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2 comments:

Dewdrop said...

That's how our morning looked too!

Mike Wilhelm said...

There were some really cool scenes out here. I wish I had captured some of the layered ground fog with my camera.