Dense Fog Advisory Along Lakeshore

Motorists are again being urged to use caution Thursday morning with much of Central Illinois under another dense fog advisory until 10 a.m.

The fog is thick this morning especially along the lakeshore and will take until early afternoon to burn off.

Areas of dense fog, with visibility less than 25 yards, is possible in Forsyth, Guilford, Alamance, Davidson and Randolph counties, according to the National Weather Service.

Visibility may be significantly and suddenly reduced to near zero.

Environment Canada is calling for a mix of sun and cloud and a high of 16 C on Thursday.

The national weather agency says rain and a high of 9 C are expected on Friday and Saturday will see showers and a high of 12 C.

The temperature - 50 degrees just before 11 a.m.at Long Island MacArthur Airport - was expected to hit a high of 55 degrees later in the day.

  • Joanne Flowers