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Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 5:31 PM CDT on June 24, 2016

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on June 25, 2016


... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM CDT Saturday...

The environmental protection agency in Evansville Indiana and the
Vanderburgh County health department has called for an ozone for
Saturday... June 25th 2016. An ozone alert means that a combination
of high temperatures... light winds and other factors are expected
to produce conditions where high levels of ozone emissions may
exceed federally mandated standards. The alert is in effect from 6
am to 9 PM CDT Saturday.

A code Orange air quality alert for ozone has been issued.
Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The
general public is not likely to be affected. Ozone concentrations
may reach or exceed the level of the National ambient air quality
standards. Within a few hours or days... exposure to higher levels
of ozone can cause lung and throat irritation... shortness of
breath... increase the frequency of asthma attacks... and aggravate
respiratory diseases such as... asthma... emphysema... and
bronchitis. Children... active adults... and people with respiratory
diseases should limit prolonged outdoor exertion... especially
during the afternoon and evening when levels are the highest. No
open burning is allowed during air quality alerts. Here are some
recommended tips to reduce the impact of emissions. Delay any
driving that is not absolutely necessary... since auto emissions
can contribute to ozone and particulate formation. Consider public
transportation if available. If you have a respiratory illness...
remain indoors with air conditioning if possible.


531 PM CDT Fri Jun 24 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 6 am to 9 PM CDT Saturday...

The environmental protection agency in Evansville Indiana and the
Vanderburgh County health department has called for an ozone for
Saturday... June 25th 2016. An ozone alert means that a combination
of high temperatures... light winds and other factors are expected
to produce conditions where high levels of ozone emissions may
exceed federally mandated standards. The alert is in effect from 6
am to 9 PM CDT Saturday.

A code Orange air quality alert for ozone has been issued.
Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The
general public is not likely to be affected. Ozone concentrations
may reach or exceed the level of the National ambient air quality
standards. Within a few hours or days... exposure to higher levels
of ozone can cause lung and throat irritation... shortness of
breath... increase the frequency of asthma attacks... and aggravate
respiratory diseases such as... asthma... emphysema... and
bronchitis. Children... active adults... and people with respiratory
diseases should limit prolonged outdoor exertion... especially
during the afternoon and evening when levels are the highest. No
open burning is allowed during air quality alerts. Here are some
recommended tips to reduce the impact of emissions. Delay any
driving that is not absolutely necessary... since auto emissions
can contribute to ozone and particulate formation. Consider public
transportation if available. If you have a respiratory illness...
remain indoors with air conditioning if possible.



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