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TXZ418-419-140200-
Western El Paso County-Eastern/Central El Paso County-
Including the cities of Downtown El Paso, West El Paso,
Upper Valley, East and Northeast El Paso, Socorro, and Fort Bliss
1223 PM MDT Wed Aug 12 2020

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM MDT THURSDAY...

The Texas Department of Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued an
Ozone Action Day for the El Paso Area, in effect from 8 AM to 8 PM
MDT Thursday.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing
high levels of ozone pollution in the El Paso area. You can help
prevent ozone Pollution by sharing a ride, walking, riding a
bicycle, taking your lunch to work, avoiding drive through lanes,
conserving energy and keeping your vehicle properly tuned.
For more information on ozone:

OZONE: THE FACTS
www.tceq.texas.gov/airquality/monops/ozonefacts.html

EPA AIR NOW:
www.airnow.gov/index.cfm?action=airnow.local_city&cityid=236

TAKE CARE OF TEXAS:
www.takecareoftexas.org/air/airquality

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