UPDATE: As of 10:10 a.m., the fog advisory has ended.

The original article follows:

Environment Canada has issued a fog advisory for Minnedosa and surrounding areas.

It is currently in effect for the following communities:

  • Hamiota Mun. incl. McConnell and Lavinia
  • Mun. of Clanwilliam-Erickson
  • Mun. of Harrison Park incl. Onanole Sandy Lake and Newdale
  • Prairie View Mun. incl. Bird Tail Creek Res.
  • R.M. of Minto-Odanah incl. Minnedosa and Moore Park
  • R.M. of Oakview incl. Oak River and Rapid City
  • R.M. of Rosedale incl. Eden and Kelwood
  • R.M. of Yellowhead incl. Shoal Lake and Elphinstone
  • R.M.of Ellice-Archie incl. St-Lazare McAuley and Manson
  • Riding Mountain National Park
  • Rossburn Mun. incl. Waywayseecappo Res.

Environment Canada says that near zero visibility in fog is expected or occurring.

They also say that an area of fog has developed over southwestern Manitoba early this morning, and is expected to last until mid-morning.