Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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NOUS46 KEKA 031802

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Eureka CA
1100 AM PDT THU AUG 03 2017

...Air Quality Advisory for portions of Humboldt County: Klamath
   River Drainage (Orleans, Weitchpec Area)...

Smoke levels in these areas have been classified as Unhealthy to
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups and are creating a health hazard. Air
Quality will remain diminished as inversion conditions continue to
affect smoke in the Klamath River drainage. Smoke conditions will not
significantly clear out but continue to spread and sit along the
drainage.  These conditions could be problematic for those with
health conditions. Smoke levels continue to be monitored. Updates
will be provided as conditions change.

Symptoms that may be related to excess smoke exposure include:
Repeated coughing Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing,
Wheezing Chest tightness or pain Palpitations, Nausea or unusual
fatigue and/or Lightheadiness.

If you have any of the symptons 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 toll-free at 1-866BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the
website at

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