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Dense fog advisory issued for all Tampa Bay counties

A photo taken in the Carrollwood/Lutz area by a Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputy shows foggy conditions around 7 a.m. Monday.

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office

A photo taken in the Carrollwood/Lutz area by a Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputy shows foggy conditions around 7 a.m. Monday.

A dense fog advisory is in effect for all Tampa Bay area counties until 9 a.m. Monday

The National Weather Service issued the advisory overnight as clear skies and light winds combined with ground moisture to produce the fog, which limited visibility to less than a quarter mile in some areas.

Authorities were advising motorists to be cautious on the road Monday morning as the fog persisted. Drivers were urged to move at lower speeds, keeping a safe distance between other vehicles and to drive with low beams illuminated.

Dense fog advisory issued for all Tampa Bay counties 01/20/14 [Last modified: Monday, January 20, 2014 10:08am]
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