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Hazy and foggy start

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Morning weather balloon data Morning weather balloon data

A strong temperature inversion near the ground kept this morning's sunrise smoky and foggy.  In other words, very dry and warm air aloft with light winds near the ground trapped smoke from brush burning with the I-49 construction, auto pollution and fog close to the earth's surface.

Heating from the sun plus breezy northwest winds dispersed the pollutants by mid morning.

More of the same is possible by early Thursday.

Stay tuned to KTBS 3 and KPXJ CW 21 for weather updates.

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