Fog to give way to sunny day

MANATEE – Today areas of dense fog before 9 a.m. will burn off in a mostly sunny day, with a high near 78, and an east wind around 6 mph becoming calm, according to the National Weather Service.

Tonight areas of dense fog are expected after 1 a.m., in an otherwise partly cloudy night, with a low around 61. A northeast wind is expected around 6 mph.