Air Quality Alert
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Air Quality Alert
Relayed by National Weather Service Missoula MT
1011 AM MDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...An Air Quality Advisory has been issued by the Idaho Department of
Environmental Quality...

Due to wildfire smoke...the air quality has become Unhealthy for
Sensitive Groups in Lemhi county of Idaho including the city of
Salmon. This Advisory will remain in effect until air quality has
significantly improved.

Those individuals who are sensitive to increased particulate or smoke
levels are encouraged to limit prolonged or strenuous outdoor
activity. An increase in symptoms of asthma and other respiratory
ailments are likely.

Another statement will be issued about 10 AM MDT Thursday unless
conditions improve and the alert is no longer needed.

For more information please access the department`s website at...
http://www.deq.idaho.gov/air-quality.aspx

This statement is issued by the DEQ Air Quality Analyst...Air Quality
Division...Idaho Falls, Idaho. Contact at 208 528 2650.



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