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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 8:16 PM PDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Air quality advisory in effect until noon PDT Wednesday...

The southwest clean air agency and Washington state department of
ecology have continued an air quality advisory, which is in effect
until noon PDT Wednesday for the following counties in southwest
washington:

Clark
Cowlitz
Pacific
Skamania
Wahkiakum

An air quality advisory remains in effect. Unhealthy air will be
common at times across southwest Washington due wildfires burning
around the region.

Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses
are most at risk of serious health effects. If you experience
respiratory distress, you should speak with your physician.

Air quality is expected to deteriorate today and tonight. Wholesale
improvement to air quality is not likely until mid week. Until then,
air quality levels can be expected to oscillate between unhealthy and
moderate. Smoke may not affect all areas at all times.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes, runny nose, aggravate
heart and lung diseases, and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

More information about air quality can be found at:
www.Swcleanair.Org or on the Washington department of ecology web
site at http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html.

For additional information on wildland fire smoke impacting
Washington visit the Washington smoke blog at
http://wasmoke.Blogspot.Com.



816 PM PDT sun Aug 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until noon PDT Wednesday...

The southwest clean air agency and Washington state department of
ecology have continued an air quality advisory, which is in effect
until noon PDT Wednesday for the following counties in southwest
washington:

Clark
Cowlitz
Pacific
Skamania
Wahkiakum

An air quality advisory remains in effect. Unhealthy air will be
common at times across southwest Washington due wildfires burning
around the region.

Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses
are most at risk of serious health effects. If you experience
respiratory distress, you should speak with your physician.

Air quality is expected to deteriorate today and tonight. Wholesale
improvement to air quality is not likely until mid week. Until then,
air quality levels can be expected to oscillate between unhealthy and
moderate. Smoke may not affect all areas at all times.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes, runny nose, aggravate
heart and lung diseases, and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

More information about air quality can be found at:
www.Swcleanair.Org or on the Washington department of ecology web
site at http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html.

For additional information on wildland fire smoke impacting
Washington visit the Washington smoke blog at
http://wasmoke.Blogspot.Com.



1130 am PDT sun Aug 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until noon PDT Wednesday...

The southwest clean air agency and Washington state department of
ecology have issued an air quality advisory, which is in effect
until noon PDT Wednesday for the following counties in southwest
washington:

Clark
Cowlitz
Pacific
Skamania
Wahkiakum

An air quality advisory has been issued. Unhealthy air will be
common at times across southwest Washington due wildfires burning
around the region.

Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses
are most at risk of serious health effects. If you experience
respiratory distress, you should speak with your physician.

Air quality is expected to deteriorate today and tonight. Wholesale
improvement to air quality is not likely until mid week. Until then,
air quality levels can be expected to oscillate between unhealthy and
moderate. Smoke may not affect all areas at all times.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes, runny nose, aggravate
heart and lung diseases, and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

More information about air quality can be found at:
www.Swcleanair.Org or on the Washington department of ecology web
site at http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html.

For additional information on wildland fire smoke impacting
Washington visit the Washington smoke blog at
http://wasmoke.Blogspot.Com.



1130 am PDT sun Aug 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until noon PDT Wednesday...

The southwest clean air agency and Washington state department of
ecology have issued an air quality advisory, which is in effect
until noon PDT Wednesday for the following counties in southwest
washington:

Clark
Cowlitz
Pacific
Skamania
Wahkiakum

An air quality advisory has been issued. Unhealthy air will be
common at times across southwest Washington due wildfires burning
around the region.

Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses
are most at risk of serious health effects. If you experience
respiratory distress, you should speak with your physician.

Air quality is expected to deteriorate today and tonight. Wholesale
improvement to air quality is not likely until mid week. Until then,
air quality levels can be expected to oscillate between unhealthy and
moderate. Smoke may not affect all areas at all times.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes, runny nose, aggravate
heart and lung diseases, and aggravate other serious health
problems. Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it
is smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

More information about air quality can be found at:
www.Swcleanair.Org or on the Washington department of ecology web
site at http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html.

For additional information on wildland fire smoke impacting
Washington visit the Washington smoke blog at
http://wasmoke.Blogspot.Com.



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