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AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
203 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

INZ067-032200-
KNOX-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VINCENNES
203 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

THE OFFICIALS AT THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
MANAGEMENT HAVE CALLED FOR AN OZONE ACTION DAY ON
THURSDAY...SEPTEMBER 3 FOR THE FOLLOWING INDIANA COUNTY...

KNOX...

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.

$$

INZ003>005-030300-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...NEW CARLISLE...WALKERTON...ELKHART...GOSHEN...NAPPANEE
303 PM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY...

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY HAS BEEN DECLARED BY THE INDIANA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT FOR LAPORTE...ST. JOSEPH
AND ELKHART COUNTIES IN INDIANA...AND IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY.

OZONE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE ORANGE OR UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT
THE IDEM SMOG WATCH WEB SITE AT WWW.IN.GOV/APPS/IDEM/SMOG/ (ALL IN
LOWER CASE)... OR THE EPA AIRNOW WEB SITE AT WWW.AIRNOW.GOV AND
CLICK ON INDIANA.

$$

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