Dense fog advisory in effect in much of San Joaquin Valley through 11 a.m. Sunday

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A dense fog advisory is in effect for much of the San Joaquin Valley through late Sunday morning, the National Weather Service in Hanford said.

The fog posses a high risk for drivers making their way through areas north of Bakersfield including Delano, Lost Hills and Porterville.

The NWS advises motorists to slow down, especially along affected highways: 41, 43, 198 and 99 from Delano to Fowler. Interstate 5 south to Kettleman City is also under the advisory.

Drivers should use their low beam headlights and keep their distance between other vehicles on the road. Visibilities could be as low as 200 feet in some areas.

The advisory is in effect through 11 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 10.

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