Statement as of 2:45 PM PST on December 15, 2017
Expires 5:45 PM EST on December 17, 2017
245 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017
... Air quality alert extended due to smoke impacts from wildfires
through Monday morning...
The San Luis Obispo County air pollution control district has
extended an air quality alert due to smoke impacts in San Luis Obispo
County through 11 am PST Monday. Smoke from the from wildfires in
Ventura and Santa Barbara counties is being transported into San Luis
Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems...
aggravate lung disease... cause asthma attacks and acute bronchitis...
and increase risk of respiratory infections.
Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant. People
with heart or lung disease should follow their doctors advice for
dealing with episodes of blowing dust.
Additionally... older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure... strenuous activity or heavy exertion... as conditions
For the latest air quality forecasts and information... visit the San
Luis Obispo County air pollution control district website at
www.Slocleanair.Org or call 805.781.5912.