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DEZ001-002-003-004-040400-
NEW CASTLE-KENT DE-SUSSEX DE-DELAWARE BEACHES-
1050 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 3...

THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL
CONTROL HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT THURSDAY
FOR DELAWARE.

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.AIRNOW.GOV.

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NCZ007>009-024>026-040>042-032200-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...DURHAM...LOUISBURG...
FRANKLINTON...SILER CITY...PITTSBORO...RALEIGH...CARY...SMITHFIELD...
CLAYTON...SELMA...BENSON
1006 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND NATURAL RESOURCES
HAS ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY...IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED.
GROUND LEVEL OZONE 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 NORTH
CAROLINA DIVISION OF AIR QUALITY WEB SITE AT
HTTP://DAQ.STATE.NC.US/AIRAWARE/FORECAST/.

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