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Dense Fog Advisory affects several counties

Advisory to affect NE Florida, SE Georgia counties until 10 a.m.

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for several Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia counties Tuesday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

Hamilton, Suwannee, Columbia, Atkinson, Echols and Clinch Counties are affected by the advisory, including the cities of Jasper, Live Oak, Lake City, Pearson, Statenville and Homerville.

The National Weather Service reports some areas may have visibility of less than one quarter mile, due to the dense fog.

Motorists are urged to use extreme caution this morning when heading out on the roadways.

The National Weather Service recommends drivers slow down, use low beam headlights and leave plenty of distance between you and other drivers to avoid collisions.

The Dense Fog Advisory will remain in effect until 10 a.m. Monday morning.