Official fog watchers

I don't know why, but this seems like a very British type of job.

The High Point Enterprise - Feb 6, 1974

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     Posted By: Alex - Wed Dec 06, 2017
     Category: Jobs and Occupations | 1970s

That looks like the fog conditions where I grew up in the Central Valley of California. From December to February the fog can settle in for days where the sun is just a yellow dot moving across the sky. It makes for dangerous driving and pileups on the freeways are not uncommon. Strangely enough, if you travel east to the foothills and gain about 200 foot elevation, the conditions are clear.
Posted by KDP in Madill, OK on 12/06/17 at 10:27 AM
I hope they were given fog knives, so they could cut it.
Posted by Virtual in Carnate on 12/08/17 at 01:21 PM
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