Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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AEUS73 KGRR 221812
AQAGRR

CLEAN AIR ACTION DAY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
212 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

MIZ043-050-056-057-064-071-231815-
OCEANA-MUSKEGON-OTTAWA-KENT-ALLEGAN-VAN BUREN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HART...MUSKEGON...GRAND HAVEN...JENISON...
GRAND RAPIDS...HOLLAND...SOUTH HAVEN
212 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR SATURDAY JULY 23RD...

THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS
DECLARED SATURDAY JULY 23RD...TO BE AN ACTION DAY FOR ELEVATED
LEVELS OF OZONE. POLLUTANTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UNHEALTHY
FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE.

THE ACTION DAY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING MICHIGAN COUNTIES...

ALLEGAN...KENT...MUSKEGON...OCEANA...OTTAWA AND VAN BUREN
COUNTIES.

PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARE URGED TO AVOID ACTIVITIES WHICH LEAD
TO OZONE FORMATION. THESE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...REFUELING VEHICLES
OR TOPPING OFF WHEN REFUELING...USING GASOLINE POWERED LAWN
EQUIPMENT...AND USING CHARCOAL LIGHTER FLUID. POSITIVE ACTIVITIES
INCLUDE...CAR POOLING...BIKING TO WORK...DELAYING OR COMBINING
ERRANDS AND USING WATER BASED PAINTS.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PERSONS
WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...LIMIT PROLONGED
OUTDOOR EXERTION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION...PLEASE SEE THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY PAGE ON THE INTERNET AT...
HTTP://WWW.DEQMIAIR.ORG.

$$

EBW



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