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Air Quality Alert

San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
San Luis Obispo County Interior Valleys-
San Luis Obispo County Mountains-
Including the cities of San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Morro Bay,
Cambria, San Simeon, Paso Robles, Atascadero, and Black Mountain
320 PM PDT Fri May 18 2018


The San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District has issued
an Air Quality Alert due to blowing dust and sand in the Nipomo Mesa
area through Sunday...May 20. Blowing dust is forecasted to occur
from approximately 11 am to 7 pm each day.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems...
aggravate lung disease...cause asthma attacks and acute bronchitis...
and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant. People
with heart or lung disease should follow their doctors advice for
dealing with episodes of blowing dust.

Additionally...older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure...strenuous activity or heavy conditions

For the latest air quality forecasts and information, call the San
Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District at 805.781.4390 or
visit the website at



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