Despite morning fog, Augusta flights on schedule

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009 5:52 AM
Last updated Friday, Jan. 8, 2010 1:53 PM
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A dense morning fog blanketed most of Georgia this morning, but it apparently wasn't stopping flights out of Augusta Regional Airport.

Diane Johnston, the airport marketing director, said neither Atlantic Southeast Airlines nor US Airways had any trouble with this morning’s weather.

“It looks like so far everything that was supposed to depart, departed,” Ms. Johnston said. “It looks like they got out before the fog rolled in.”

The National Weather Service issued a dense fog advisory for much of the state until 9 a.m., and fog in the Augusta area was expected to last into the afternoon.

A cool, moist area parked itself over the region Monday and expanded into this morning. Damp conditions Monday also contributed to the fog, according to the Associated Press.

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patriciathomas
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patriciathomas 01/27/09 - 07:16 am
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Careful driving in the CSRA?

Careful driving in the CSRA? It could happen.

paulwheeler
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paulwheeler 01/27/09 - 07:26 am
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There's always a denses fog

There's always a denses fog hanging over the morning commute in Augusta, Georgia. Oh wait, that's just the mentality of the commuters.

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TrukinRanger 01/27/09 - 08:33 pm
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well duh... just a couple
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well duh... just a couple flights a day makes it easy to escape the possibility of mid-air collisions in Augusta.

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