ground fog


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ground fog

[′grau̇nd ‚fäg]
(meteorology)
A fog that hides less than 0.6 of the sky and does not extend to the base of any clouds that may lie above it.

ground fog

A shallow fog caused by radiation cooling the ground at night. It normally covers more than half the sky and is not part of the cloud base.
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