Thick fog has smothered the Australian city of Sydney on Saturday morning, causing significant travel disruption.
Flights at the international airport were delayed or diverted as visibility dropped to just a few hundred metres. A handful of flights were also cancelled.
Commuters were advised to leave extra time for their journey, with the Bureau of Meteorology urging drivers to take extreme care on the roads.
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Light winds and low temperatures during the night allowed the fog to form, and it was made particularly thick by the rain that had fallen across the city in recent days.
Some 47 millimetres of rain – about a third of