Dense fog persists in central Minn.
WILLMAR — Areas of dense fog will continue through this evening across much of central and southern Minnesota into western Wisconsin.
The Willmar region is included in the dense fog advisory issued by the National Weather Service. It is in effect until midnight.
The Weather Service says visibilities around one quarter mile or less are expected at times. Visibilities are expected to improve after midnight as strong winds develop. Winds will increase to 30 to 35 mph over much of southern Minnesota and persist through midday Saturday.