Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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Air Quality Alert Message
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
832 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

INZ071-250015-
Jackson-
Including the city of Seymour
832 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...AN OZONE ACTION DAY HAS BEEN DECLARED...

The officials at the Indiana Department of Environmental
Management have called for an Ozone Action Day on Saturday and
Sunday, September 23 and 24 for the following Indiana county...

Jackson

An Ozone Action Day means that a combination of the high
temperatures, light winds, and other factors, are expected to
produce conditions where high levels of ozone emissions may exceed
federally mandated standards.

Here are some recommended actions that the public can take to reduce
ozone forming emissions:

     * Walk, bike, carpool or use public transportation.
     * Avoid using the drive-through and combine errands into one trip.
     * Avoid refueling your vehicle or using gasoline-powered lawn
       equipment until after 7pm.
     * Turn off your engine when idling for more than 30 seconds.
     * Conserve energy by turning off lights or setting the air
       conditioner to 75 degrees or above.

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