National Weather Service issues fog advisory through 6 a.m. Tuesday

GULFPORT - The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory for the Mississippi Gulf Coast and Southeast Louisiana Coastal areas from 6 p.m. this evening through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

The advisory states that visibility will be at or less than one quarter mile and suggests drivers use headlights and keep plenty of distance between themselves and other drivers.

A dense fog advisory was also issued on Sunday.

Dense fog covered the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor in the Bert Jones Yacht Basin on Monday morning.

Gulls, great blue herons, brown pelicans and other birds joined local fishermen in search for a morning meal on Monday. Boaters moved slowly in and out of the Bert Jones Yacht Basin through a thick fog.

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