A weather warning has been issued for Dorset.

Residents have been warned of fog this evening and overnight into Thursday.

The fog is expected at 7pm this evening until around 11am tomorrow.

A Met Office spokesman said: “Fog patches are likely to form during the early part of Wednesday evening, becoming more widespread overnight with the visibility falling below 100 metres in places.

“Fog will thin slowly later on Thursday morning, although some patches may persist into the afternoon in the west of the warning area.

Drivers have been warned of slower journey times and there is a chance of delays to flights.