Dense Fog Warning

In Effect Until 9 AM...

I don't have a camera with me, so you'll have to take me at my word... but the fog is terrible this morning. The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory.

Just so you can have a visual idea.... I went to Marylou's in Sagamore (at the Sorrenti's Shell station at the mainland approach to the Sagamore Bridge), getting myself a large Almond Joy with c/s.... and when I came out, I was unable to see the Sagamore Bridge.... which is a touch disconcerting, as I was essentially ON the Sagamore Bridge.

I'm not a pilot or anything skilled, but I'd estimate the visibility in Sagamore to be about 100-150 yards, maybe less.

As things would have it, this fog will be there as your kids go to the bus stop, and drivers won't see them until they hear a thump under their cars.... so dress them in school bus yellow or trolling-for-bears pink or Baywatch orange or something, k? I hate writing "Child Crushed By Mack Truck " stories, especially during football season.

Also... it would also be a very bad day for a less-than-experienced boater to be driving the Chris Craft around,.... might end up hitting the Cape Cod Mall or something, the fog is that bad.

The advisory runs through 9 AM, at which point the sun should burn all of this off. It should still be a fairly murky day, so be forewarned. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on