Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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AIR QUALITY ALERT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1143 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

INZ091-092-KYZ029>031-250400-
FLOYD-CLARK-BULLITT-JEFFERSON-OLDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...
SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE
1143 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FOR TUESDAY...

THE LOUISVILLE METRO AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT AND THE INDIANA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT HAVE ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY
ALERT FOR TUESDAY.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE
LOUISVILLE METRO AREA.

CODE ORANGE MEANS THAT MEMBERS OF SENSITIVE GROUPS MAY EXPERIENCE
HEALTH EFFECTS. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS NOT LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED.
SENSITIVE GROUPS INCLUDE THE ELDERLY...CHILDREN...PERSONS WITH
ASTHMA OR OTHER BREATHING PROBLEMS...AND PERSONS WITH LUNG AND
HEART DISEASE. PEOPLE IN THESE GROUPS ARE ADVISED TO LIMIT THEIR
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO REDUCE THEIR EXPOSURE TO OZONE AND
PARTICULATE POLLUTION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE LOUISVILLE METRO AIR POLLUTION
CONTROL DISTRICT AT HTTP://WWW.LOUISVILLEKY.GOV/APCD OR THE INDIANA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AT HTTP://WWW.IN.GOV/IDEM.

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