Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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Air Quality Alert
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
relayed by National Weather Service Boise ID
1159 AM MDT Sun Aug 13 2017

IDC025-141800-
Camas-
1159 AM MDT Sun Aug 13 2017

...ORANGE AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FROM THE IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY FOR CAMAS COUNTY...

The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality has issued an Orange
/Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups/ Air Quality Advisory for Camas
County due to elevated pollutant levels. This Advisory will remain
in effect until air quality conditions have significantly improved.

Air pollutants can cause breathing difficulties for children, the
elderly, as well as persons with respiratory problems. Those
individuals who are sensitive to increased particulate matter,
gaseous pollutants such as ozone, or smoke, are encouraged to avoid
prolonged or strenuous outdoor activity. It is also recommended that
all other individuals limit prolonged or strenuous activity
outdoors.

If it is a regularly scheduled work day, you are urged to:

   * car pool, telecommute, or use mass transit
   * avoid idling your vehicle
   * delay fueling your vehicle until late in the day
   * reduce the use of gasoline-powered equipment or delay
     until late in the day.

For details on this Air Quality Advisory, visit the Idaho DEQ
internet site at www.deq.idaho.gov or call 208-373-0313 for recorded
forecast information.

This statement is issued by the Idaho Department of Environmental
Quality. For more information contact 208-736-2190.

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