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Air Quality Alert Message
MD Dept of Environment and VA Dept of Environmental Quality
Relayed by National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
435 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

DCZ001-MDZ004-503-504-013-016>018-VAZ505-506-052>054-260400-
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-FREDERICK MD-MONTGOMERY-PRINCE GEORGES-
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-LOUDOUN-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-
435 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY SEPTEMBER 25 2017...

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments in association
with Maryland Department of the Environment, Virginia Department
of Environmental Quality, and District Department of Environment has
issued a Code ORANGE Air Quality Alert Monday for the DC metro area.

A Code Orange Air Quality Alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children, people
suffering from asthma, heart disease or other lung diseases and
the elderly. The effects of air pollution can be minimized by
avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.cleanairpartners.net.

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MDZ005-006-011-507-508-505-506-014-260400-
CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-HARFORD-HOWARD-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-
ANNE ARUNDEL-
435 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY SEPTEMBER 25 2017...

The Maryland Department of the Environment has issued a Code
ORANGE Air Quality Alert Monday for the Baltimore metro area.

A Code Orange Air Quality Alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children, people
suffering from asthma, heart disease or other lung diseases and
the elderly. The effects of air pollution can be minimized by
avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.mde.state.md.us/air or call 410-537-3000.

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