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IDC059-201930-

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality Idaho Falls ID
AIR QUALITY ALERT
Relayed by National Weather Service Missoula MT
1224 PM MST Thu Jan 19 2017

...An Air Quality Advisory has been issued by the Idaho Department of
Environmental Quality...

Due to a stagnant atmosphere and elevated pollutant levels...the air
quality has become Unhealthy in Lemhi county of Idaho including the
cities of Salmon. This Advisory will remain in effect until air
quality has significantly improved.

Those individuals who are sensitive to increased particulate or smoke
levels are encouraged to avoid prolonged or strenuous outdoor
activity. All others should limit prolonged or strenuous outdoor
activity.

Another statement will be issued about 12 PM MST Friday unless
conditions improve and the alert is no longer needed.

For more information please access the department`s website at...
http://www.deq.idaho.gov/air-quality.aspx

This statement is issued by the DEQ Air Quality Analyst...Air Quality
Division...Idaho Falls, Idaho. Contact at 208 528 2650.



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