Dozens of Minn. counties under dense fog advisory

December 14, 2018 06:21 AM

Dozens of counties in Minnesota are under a dense fog advisory in Minnesota Friday morning.

According to the National Weather Service, decreased visibility will make driving more difficult and areas of black ice are possible in some spots.

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The counties affected by the advisory include:

Anoka, Benton, Blue Earth, Brown, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Faribault, Freeborn, Hennepin, Isanti, Kanabeck, Le Sueur, Martin, McLeod, Meeker, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Nicollet, Pierce, Polk, Ramsey, Rice, Scott, Sherburne, Sibley, Stearns, Steele, Waseca, Washington, Watonwan and Wright.

The advisory is expected to lift at 10 a.m.

KSTP Traffic Reporter Josie Smith said fog was thick throughout most of the metro Friday morning.

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Meanwhile, Chief Morning Meteorologist Ken Barlow said after the fog burns off later Friday morning, sunshine will appear. Temperatures are expected to be in the mid- to high 30s Friday.

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