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Air Quality Alert

NJZ002-004-006-103>108-040300-
WESTERN PASSAIC-EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-
403 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS ISSUED AN
AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

BERGEN...ESSEX...PASSAIC...UNION...HUDSON.

IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING.
IN IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM UNTIL 11 PM EDT THURSDAY.

OZONE IS FORECAST TO REACH THE UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS
CATEGORY ACROSS MOST OF NEW JERSEY DUE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS... MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES...AND HOT TEMPERATURES. SENSITIVE
INDIVIDUALS INCLUDING THE VERY YOUNG...THE ELDERLY...AND PERSONS
WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...SHOULD AVOID STRENUOUS
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY MEANS THAT GROUND LEVEL OZONE WITHIN
THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY STANDARDS.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE NEW JERSEY STATE
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AT...
HTTP://WWW.NJAQINOW.NET

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