Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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AIR QUALITY ALERT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
1026 AM EDT MON JUN 20 2016

VTZ001-002-005-006-008-009-016>018-210300-
GRAND ISLE-WESTERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CHITTENDEN-LAMOILLE-WASHINGTON-
WESTERN ADDISON-EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-EASTERN ADDISON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBURGH...SOUTH HERO...ST. ALBANS...
BURLINGTON...JOHNSON...STOWE...MONTPELIER...MIDDLEBURY...VERGENNES...
ENOSBURG FALLS...RICHFORD...UNDERHILL...BRISTOL...RIPTON
1026 AM EDT MON JUN 20 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE VERMONT AGENCY OF NATURAL RESOURCES HAS ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY
HEALTH ADVISORY FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES IN VERMONT...

ADDISON...CHITTENDEN...FRANKLIN...GRAND ISLE...LAMOILLE AND WASHINGTON.

EXPECT LEVELS OF OZONE TO REGISTER IN THE UNHEALTHY RANGE FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS (USG) THIS AFTERNOON, AS STRONG SUNSHINE AND HOT
AIR TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE OZONE IN AREAS TO THE
WEST AND SOUTH OF VERMONT, WHICH WILL THEN BE TRANSPORTED INTO
THE STATE BY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS.

PEOPLE SENSITIVE TO ADVERSE AIR QUALITY, INCLUDING THE ELDERLY,
YOUNG CHILDREN, ASTHMATICS, AND PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS,
SHOULD RESTRICT STRENUOUS ACTIVITY THIS AFTERNOON.

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY MEANS THAT PARTICULATE CONCENTRATIONS
WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY STANDARDS.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE VERMONT AGENCY OF
NATURAL RESOURCES WEB SITE AT...

HTTP://WWW.ANR.STATE.VT.US/AIR/INDEX.HTM.

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