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Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 2:57 PM CDT on July 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2017


... Air quality alert in effect for Tuesday July 25...

The mid-America regional Council has issued an air quality alert... in
effect for Tuesday July 25. Outdoor air quality index, or aqi, values
in excess of 100 are expected with ozone being the primary pollutant.

People and businesses are urged to avoid activities which lead to
ozone formation. These activities include refueling vehicles or
topping off when refueling idling vehicles unnecessarily and using
gasoline powered lawn equipment. Positive activities include car
pooling, biking to work, delaying or combining errands, and using
water-based paints and cleaners.

When pollution levels are elevated, the mid-America regional Council
recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor
physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects.
People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated
levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-
existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those
with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician.

For further information please see the mid-America regional Council
air quality program website at http://www.Airqkc.Org.



257 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

... Air quality alert in effect for Tuesday July 25...

The mid-America regional Council has issued an air quality alert... in
effect for Tuesday July 25. Outdoor air quality index, or aqi, values
in excess of 100 are expected with ozone being the primary pollutant.

People and businesses are urged to avoid activities which lead to
ozone formation. These activities include refueling vehicles or
topping off when refueling idling vehicles unnecessarily and using
gasoline powered lawn equipment. Positive activities include car
pooling, biking to work, delaying or combining errands, and using
water-based paints and cleaners.

When pollution levels are elevated, the mid-America regional Council
recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor
physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects.
People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated
levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-
existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those
with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician.

For further information please see the mid-America regional Council
air quality program website at http://www.Airqkc.Org.


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Alaska - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Heat Advisory
California - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flash Flood Warning
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Air Quality Alert
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Maine - Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Mississippi - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory, Dense Smoke Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Lakeshore Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Special Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Oregon - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Heat Advisory
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
West Virginia -
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement

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