Air Quality Index Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 AEUS71 KAKQ 262101 AQIAKQ AIR QUALITY FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 450 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016 AIR QUALITY FORECASTS FOR THE RICHMOND METRO AND HAMPTON ROADS AREAS ARE PROVIDED BY THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY. AIR QUALITY FORECAST FOR THE MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE IS PROVIDED BY THE MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT. VAZ511-516-080>083-272000- CHARLES CITY-WESTERN CHESTERFIELD-EASTERN CHESTERFIELD-DINWIDDIE-WESTERN HANOVER-EASTERN HANOVER-WESTERN HENRICO-EASTERN HENRICO- NEW KENT-PRINCE GEORGE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLONIAL HEIGHTS... HOPEWELL...PETERSBURG...RICHMOND... 450 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016 THE FORECAST FRIDAY FOR THE RICHMOND METRO AREA IS CODE LEVEL YELLOW...WHICH IS MODERATE...AND MEANS PEOPLE UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION MAY BE MILDLY AFFECTED. PRIMARY POLLUTANT WILL BE OZONE. && ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE VIRGINIA D E Q AIR QUALITY WEB SITE AT HTTP://WWW.DEQ.VIRGINIA.GOV/ $$ VAZ084-090>091-093>098-272000- CHESAPEAKE-GLOUCESTER-ISLE OF WIGHT-JAMES CITY- NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK- VIRGINIA BEACH-YORK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POQUOSON...WILLIAMSBURG 450 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016 THE FORECAST FRIDAY FOR HAMPTON ROADS IS CODE LEVEL YELLOW...WHICH IS MODERATE...AND MEANS PEOPLE UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION MAY BE MILDLY AFFECTED. PRIMARY POLLUTANT WILL BE OZONE. && ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE VIRGINIA D E Q AIR QUALITY WEB SITE AT HTTP://WWW.DEQ.VIRGINIA.GOV/ $$ MDZ021>024-272000- DORCHESTER-WICOMICO-SOMERSET-INLAND WORCHESTER 450 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016 THE FORECAST FRIDAY FOR THE EASTERN SHORE IS CODE LEVEL ORANGE...WHICH IS UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS...AND MEANS GROUPS MAY EXPERIENCE HEALTH PROBLEMS DUE TO AIR POLLUTION. PRIMARY POLLUTANT WILL BE OZONE. && FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT WEB SITE AT WWW.MDE.STATE.MD.US/AIR...OR CALL THE MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT AT 4 1 0...5 3 7...3 0 0 0. $$

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