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Air Quality Alert

WAC009-027-029-031-033-035-041-045-053-055-057-061-067-073-201015-
Clallam-Grays Harbor-Island-Jefferson-King-Kitsap-Lewis-Mason-Pierce-
San Juan-Skagit-Snohomish-Thurston-Whatcom-
310 AM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FOR WESTERN WASHINGTON FROM 10 AM
THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

An Air Quality Alert for smoke has been issued by the following
agencies:
Washington State Department of Ecology,
Northwest Clean Air Agency,
Olympic Region Clean Air Agency,
Puget Sound Clean Air Agency, and
Southwest Clean Air Agency.

Unhealthy air will become common across the area due to smoke from
large wildfires in British Columbia and on the east slopes of the north
Washington Cascades. Some improvement in ventilation is expected
late Wednesday.

Children, the elderly, and individuals with respiratory illnesses are
most at risk of serious health effects. If you experience respiratory
distress, you should speak with your doctor.

For current air quality conditions, health precautions, and
additional information on wildland fire smoke, visit the Washington more
information, please visit the Washington Smoke Blog at
http://wasmoke.blogspot.com. You may also contact your local air
quality agency.

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www.ecy.wa.gov
www.nwcleanair.org
www.orcaa.org
www.pscleanair.org
www.swcleanair.org



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