Jackson County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Dense Fog Advisory
Issued: 8:55 AM PST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Dense fog advisory now in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...

* visibility... less than a quarter of a mile.

* Locations include... Medford and other communities in the Rogue
Valley in Jackson County.

* Impacts... very poor visibility will make travel dangerous,
especially on high speed limit roads.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/mfr/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* slow down and allow for plenty of room between you and other
vehicles.

* Fog makes objects appear farther away than they are.

* Use low beams. High beams reflect back thick fog, making
visibility worse for you and other drivers.

* Don't use cruise control. Most crashes occur because the
driver is going too fast for weather conditions.


Sven