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Air Quality Alert

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
151 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

INZ037-039>041-046-048-054>056-061>064-067-068-071-260000-
BOONE-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-HENDRICKS-HANCOCK-MORGAN-JOHNSON-
SHELBY-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-KNOX-DAVIESS-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDERSON...MUNCIE...SHELBYVILLE...
BLOOMINGTON...COLUMBUS...VINCENNES...SEYMOUR
151 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...AN OZONE ACTION DAY HAS BEEN DECLARED...

THE OFFICIALS AT THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
MANAGEMENT HAVE CALLED FOR AN OZONE ACTION DAY ON SATURDAY...JUNE
25TH FOR THE FOLLOWING INDIANA COUNTIES...

BOONE...HAMILTON...MADISON...DELAWARE...HENDRICKS...HANCOCK...
MORGAN...JOHNSON...SHELBY...GREENE...MONROE...BROWN...BARTHOLOMEW...
KNOX...DAVIESS AND JACKSON.

AN OZONE ACTION DAY MEANS THAT A COMBINATION OF THE HIGH
TEMPERATURES...LIGHT WINDS AND OTHER FACTORS ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE CONDITIONS WHERE HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE EMISSIONS MAY EXCEED
FEDERALLY MANDATED STANDARDS.

HERE ARE SOME RECOMMENDED ACTIONS THAT THE PUBLIC CAN TAKE TO REDUCE
OZONE FORMING EMISSIONS.

RIDE THE BUS INSTEAD OF TAKING YOUR CAR.
CAR-POOL WITH A FRIEND OR CO-WORKER.
REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF TIME SPENT IN DRIVE THRU LANES.
POSTPONE FILLING OR TOPPING OFF YOUR GAS TANK UNTIL AFTER DARK.
PUT OFF MOWING YOUR LAWN UNTIL AFTER 600 PM.

$$

LEE




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