PALO ALTO County, Iowa
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Special Weather Statement
IAZ004-005-015-023-231400-
EMMET-KOSSUTH-PALO ALTO-POCAHONTAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...EMMETSBURG...
POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY
618 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING OVER NORTHWEST IOWA EARLY THIS MORNING...

PATCHY FOG...DENSE AT TIMES HAS DEVELOPED OVER NORTHWEST IOWA THIS
MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS. PERSONS
TRAVELING THROUGH THE REGION EARLY TODAY SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT
FOR LOW VISIBILITY...POSSIBLY A QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

IF AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY ARE ENCOUNTERED...USE LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION SAFELY BY
DRIVING MORE SLOWLY AND KEEPING A SAFE DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND
THE VEHICLE IN FRONT OF YOU. WHEN APPROACHING INTERSECTIONS AND
RAILROAD CROSSINGS...USE EXTRA CAUTION AS VEHICLES AND TRAINS MAY
BE HIDDEN FROM VIEW BY DENSE FOG.

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