Dense Fog Advisory Remains Until 2 p.m.

Ran and fog on Sunset Hills Road

While some of the thick morning fog has gone away, the National Weather Service is telling drivers to be careful through Wednesday afternoon.

The NWS has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for Northern Virginia and most of the Washington, D.C., area until 2 p.m. In Reston, foggy areas can get even worse around the lakes.

From the NWS:

DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON…

* VISIBILITIES… ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.
* IMPACTS… AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CAUSE SUDDEN AND GREAT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY… RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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 LOW-BEAM HEADLIGHTS… AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

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