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INZ001-002-261545-
LAKE IN-PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARY...VALPARAISO
1036 AM CDT SAT JUN 25 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY HAS BEEN DECLARED FOR NORTHWEST INDIANA
FOR TODAY...JUNE 25TH...AND IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT.

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/ OR THE
EPA AIRNOW WEB SITE AT WWW.AIRNOW.GOV AND CLICK ON INDIANA.

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MIZ061>063-068>070-075-076-260400-
GENESEE-LAPEER-ST. CLAIR-LIVINGSTON-OAKLAND-MACOMB-WASHTENAW-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLINT...LAPEER...PORT HURON...HOWELL...
PONTIAC...WARREN...ANN ARBOR...DETROIT
307 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FOR SATURDAY JUNE 25TH...

THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS DECLARED
SATURDAY JUNE 25TH TO BE AN ACTION DAY FOR ELEVATED LEVELS OF OZONE.
POLLUTANTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS
RANGE.

THE ACTION DAY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING MICHIGAN COUNTIES...

GENESEE...LAPEER...ST. CLAIR...LIVINGSTON...OAKLAND...MACOMB...
WASHTENAW AND WAYNE.

PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARE URGED TO AVOID ACTIVITIES WHICH LEAD TO
OZONE FORMATION. THESE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...REFUELING VEHICLES OR
TOPPING OFF WHEN REFUELING...USING GASOLINE POWERED LAWN EQUIPMENT...
AND USING CHARCOAL LIGHTER FLUID. POSITIVE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...CAR
POOLING...BIKING TO WORK...DELAYING OR COMBINING ERRANDS AND USING
WATER BASED PAINTS.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PEOPLE WITH
RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...LIMIT PROLONGED OUTDOOR
EXERTION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION...PLEASE SEE THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY PAGE AT...HTTP://WWW.DEQMIAIR.ORG (LOWER CASE)

$$

CB

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