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Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
235 PM PDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FOR UNHEALTHY CONDITIONS...

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION HAS BEEN RELAYED FROM THE NORTH COAST
UNIFIED AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT (NCUAQMD).

SMOKE LEVELS IN WEITCHPEC AND ORLEANS HAVE BEEN CLASSIFIED AS
UNHEALTHY AND ARE CREATING A HEALTH HAZARD. MOST OF THE SMOKE IS
BEING GENERATED BY THE JULY COMPLEX. SMOKE LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO BE
MONITORED. PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES.

INDIVIDUALS NEAR THE UNHEALTHY ZONES ARE RECOMMENDED TO RESTRICT
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

SYMPTOMS RELATED TO EXCESS SMOKE EXPOSURE INCLUDE:
REPEATED COUGHING
SHORTNESS OF BREATH OR DIFFICULTY BREATHING
 WHEEZING
CHEST TIGHTNESS OR PAIN
PALPITATIONS
 NAUSEA OR UNUSUAL FATIGUE
LIGHTHEADEDNESS

IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THE SYMPTOMS LISTED ABOVE, CONTACT YOUR HEALTH
CARE PROVIDER. PLEASE SEE THE NCUAQMD`S GENERAL PUBLIC SERVICE
ANNOUNCEMENT FOR RECOMMENDATIONS ON LIMITING SMOKE EXPOSURE.

FOR 24 HOUR AIR QUALITY ADVISORY INFORMATION, CALL THE NCUAQMD`S
HOTLINE AT 1-866-287-6329 OR VISIT THE WEBSITE AT
WWW.NCUAQMD.ORG.

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