[URBAN NOTE] “Fog advisory in place for Toronto with near zero visibility in some areas”
CBC News notes the dense fog prevailing outside, not just in Toronto but in the wider Greater Toronto Area. The description of its density is entirely accurate.
Environment Canada has issued a fog advisory for Toronto, with a warning to drivers that visibility will be near zero in some areas.
The fog is expected to continue early Wednesday morning, and in some locations, it could last until noon.
Environment Canada said its fog advisory also applies to surrounding areas, including Peel, York, Durham and Halton Regions. Visibility will improve by mid morning as the fog dissipates.
Drivers should expect dense fog in some areas.
“Visibility may be significantly and suddenly reduced to near zero,” the federal agency said in its advisory.
“Travel is expected to be hazardous due to reduced visibility.”