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Air Quality Alert

AIR QUALITY ALERT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
343 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

TNZ013-036>041-067>074-030500-
CAMPBELL-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-NORTHWEST COCKE-
COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LA FOLLETTE...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...
MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...MORRISTOWN...NEWPORT...COSBY...
KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...MARYVILLE...
CADES COVE...SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG
343 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE KNOXVILLE AND GREAT SMOKY
MOUNTAINS AREAS...FOR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST FRIDAY
NIGHT.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR PARTICULATE MATTER HAS BEEN
ISSUED. GROUND LEVEL PARTICULATE CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION
MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY STANDARDS. MEMBERS OF SENSITIVE
GROUPS MAY EXPERIENCE HEALTH EFFECTS. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS NOT
LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION FACEBOOK PAGE @TN AIR QUALITY.

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