Southern Gila/Tonto NF Foothills
Statement as of 1:54 AM MST on December 21, 2013
... Patchy dense fog possible this morning in many areas...
Surface conditions are quite wet and cold this morning in the wake of
a departing winter storm. As skies continue to clear out... fog will
begin to form and persist in many areas across Maricopa... Pinal and
Prime areas of fog formation are expansive agricultural sections and
desert valleys... including Buckeye... Waddell... surprise... Coolidge...
Casa Grande... and Phoenix. Fog will quickly form in elevated valleys
in mountainous terrain near Sunflower... Globe and Roosevelt.
Motorists should drive with caution this morning on all highways and
rural roads as the fog formation may become locally dense... and quickly
reduce visibility down to one half mile or less.
Stay up-to-date on the latest advisories by listening to weather
radio on the public service band. More detailed information is
available from the National Weather Service in Phoenix on the