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COC073-123-001-039-121-095-075-087-115-005-271400-
Lincoln-Weld-Adams-Elbert-Washington-Phillips-Logan-Morgan-
Sedgwick-Arapahoe-
310 PM MDT Tue Oct 26 2021

...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR BLOWING DUST FROM 200 PM
TUESDAY UNTIL 800 AM WEDNESDAY...

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...

WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Blowing Dust.

WHERE...Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick, Phillips, Washington, Yuma,
Elbert, Lincoln, Kit Carson, Cheyenne, Crowley, Kiowa, Otero,
Bent, Prowers, Baca and eastern parts of Weld, Adams, Arapahoe and
Las Animas counties. Locations include, but are not limited to,
Fort Morgan, Sterling, Julesburg, Holyoke, Akron, Wray, Kiowa,
Limon, Hugo, Burlington, Cheyenne Wells, Ordway, Eads, La Junta,
Las Animas, Lamar, Springfield, Deer Trail, and Kim.

WHEN...200 PM Tuesday October 26 to 800 AM Wednesday October 27

IMPACTS...Dust impacts are expected to be greatest in northeastern
parts of the state Tuesday afternoon/evening and spread southward
during the overnight hours.

HEALTH INFORMATION...Public Health Recommendations: Increasing
likelihood of respiratory symptoms in sensitive individuals,
aggravation of heart or lung disease and premature mortality in
people with cardiopulmonary disease and older adults. People with
heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should reduce
prolonged or heavy exertion.

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