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AQALOT

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
ILLINOIS ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
213 AM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

INZ001-002-220500-
LAKE IN-PORTER-
224 AM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT THROUGH MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT IS FORECASTING
AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR TODAY...MONDAY JULY 21ST. THIS
INCLUDES THE COUNTIES OF LAKE AND PORTER IN NORTHWEST INDIANA.

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.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT THE IDEM SMOG WATCH WEBSITE AT
WWW.IN.GOV/APPS/IDEM/SMOG/ OR THE EPA AIRNOW WEB SITE AT
WWW.AIRNOW.GOV AND CLICK ON INDIANA.



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ILZ005-006-012>014-020>022-220500-
MCHENRY-LAKE IL-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-
224 AM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT THROUGH MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

THE ILLINOIS ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY HAS DETERMINED THAT AN AIR
POLLUTION ACTION DAY WILL BE DECLARED FOR TODAY...MONDAY JULY
21ST...FOR THE GREATER CHICAGO METROPOLITAN AREA INCLUDING THE
COUNTIES OF...

COOK...DUPAGE...KANE...KENDALL...GRUNDY...LAKE...MCHENRY AND WILL.

AN AIR POLLUTION ACTION DAY IS DECLARED WHEN WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE SUCH
THAT WIDESPREAD OZONE AND OR PARTICULATE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE AT OR
ABOVE THE UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS CATEGORY OF THE AIR QUALITY
INDEX.  ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS AND ESPECIALLY PEOPLE WITH PULMONARY
OR RESPIRATORY DISEASE SUCH AS ASTHMA SHOULD LIMIT PROLONGED OUTDOOR
ACTIVITY.

PARTICIPANTS IN THE...PARTNERS FOR CLEAN AIR PROGRAM...ARE REQUESTED TO
INITIATE THEIR ACTIVITIES.  AREA RESIDENTS ARE ALSO URGED TO REDUCE
POLLUTION LEVELS.  AQI FORECASTS AND TIPS ON HOW YOU CAN REDUCE YOUR
EMISSIONS CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.CLEANTHEAIR.ORG

INFORMATION AND AQI LEVELS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.EPA.STATE.IL.US
AND AT WWW.AIRNOW.GOV

MEDIA CONTACT... 217 558 1536

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