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Dense Fog Advisory issued for Big Bend, South Georgia counties

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Posted at 5:46 AM, Mar 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-18 05:50:33-04

(WTXL) — The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for several counties in the Big Bend and South Georgia.

The advisory will be in effect until 10 a.m. on Wednesday. The counties impacted in the Big Bend include Gadsden, Liberty, Franklin, Wakulla and Jackson.

In Southwestern Georgia the counties include Thomas, Grady and Colquitt.

There will be hazardous driving conditions due to the low visibility.

Meteorologists say visibility will be less than 1/4 mile but may vary at each location.

When driving Wednesday morning, officials are urging everyone to remain at slow speed, use your headlights and leave plenty distance ahead of you.

They are also urging drivers to leave extra time for your morning commute and to use extreme caution while traveling.