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Dense fog descends on Tampa Bay area before 'beautiful afternoon'

A fog advisory was issued for Pasco and Hernando counties as the rest of Tampa Bay saw dense, patchy fog.

Visibility in Pasco and Hernando was about a quarter-mile, according to Bay News 9. The advisory, which urged drivers to use caution, was in effect until 9 a.m. Most of the fog was expected to lift by 10 a.m., said Bay News 9 meteorologist Juli Marquez.

"Then, it's another beautiful afternoon," Marquez said.

Temperatures will reach highs in the upper 70s or lower 80s.

Dense fog descends on Tampa Bay area before 'beautiful afternoon' 03/17/11 [Last modified: Thursday, March 17, 2011 11:23am]
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