Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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Air Quality Alert Message
Wyoming Air Quality Division
Relayed by the National Weather Service Rapid City SD
250 AM MST Thu Nov 16 2017

...BLOWING DUST HEALTH ALERT ISSUED FOR SOUTHERN CAMPBELL COUNTY
PORTION OF THE POWDER RIVER BASIN OF NORTHEASTERN WYOMING FROM 800 AM
UNTIL 600 PM TODAY...

Southwest winds will increase to 25 to 35 mph this morning and
persist through late this afternoon. Gusts to 50 mph at times is
likely. Wind speeds will decrease this evening.

The Wyoming Air Quality Division recommends the elderly, young
children, and individuals with respiratory problems avoid
excessive physical exertion and minimize outdoor activities during
this time. Although these people are most susceptible to health
impacts, the air quality division also advises that everyone
should avoid prolonged exposure to the poor air quality
conditions.

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