Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
341 PM EDT SUN JUL 20 2014

INZ003-220100-
LA PORTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE
252 PM CDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY HAS BEEN FORECAST FOR LAPORTE COUNTY FOR
MONDAY JULY 21TH...

OZONE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE ORANGE OR UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE. ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PEOPLE
WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASE...SUCH AS ASTHMA SHOULD LIMIT PROLONGED
OUTDOOR EXERTION DURING AIR QUALITY ACTION DAYS.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SMOG WATCH WEBSITE AT...

HTTP://WWW.IN.GOV/APPS/IDEM/SMOG...

OR THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY AIRNOW WEBSITE AT...

HTTP://WWW.AIRNOW.GOV

AND CLICK ON INDIANA.

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MIZ077-220100-
BERRIEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...
BUCHANAN
352 PM EDT SUN JUL 20 2014

...AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR MONDAY JULY 21ST...

THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS
DECLARED MONDAY...JULY 21ST...TO BE AN ACTION DAY FOR ELEVATED
LEVELS OF OZONE. POLLUTANTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UNHEALTHY
FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE.

THE ACTION DAY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING MICHIGAN COUNTY...

BERRIEN COUNTY.

PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARE URGED TO AVOID ACTIVITIES WHICH LEAD
TO OZONE FORMATION. THESE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...REFUELING VEHICLES
OR TOPPING OFF WHEN REFUELING...USING GASOLINE POWERED LAWN
EQUIPMENT...AND USING CHARCOAL LIGHTER FLUID. POSITIVE ACTIVITIES
INCLUDE...CAR POOLING...BIKING TO WORK...DELAYING OR COMBINING
ERRANDS AND USING WATER BASED PAINTS.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PERSONS
WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...LIMIT PROLONGED
OUTDOOR EXERTION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION...PLEASE SEE THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY PAGE ON THE INTERNET AT...
HTTP://WWW.DEQMIAIR.ORG

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