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Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:48 PM EDT on May 27, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 27, 2016


... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Saturday...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Dutchess... Ulster... Columbia... Greene... Schoharie... Albany...
Rensselaer... Saratoga... Schenectady... Washington... Fulton and
Montgomery.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an
air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ozone. The air
quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way to correlate
levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value,
the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department of
health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor
physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People
who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of
pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory
problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should
consider consulting their personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation.
The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5.



348 PM EDT Fri may 27 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Saturday...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Dutchess... Ulster... Columbia... Greene... Schoharie... Albany...
Rensselaer... Saratoga... Schenectady... Washington... Fulton and
Montgomery.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an
air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ozone. The air
quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way to correlate
levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value,
the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department of
health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor
physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People
who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of
pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory
problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should
consider consulting their personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation.
The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5.



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Maine - Air Quality Alert
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Mississippi - Special Statement
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New Hampshire - Air Quality Alert
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Record Report
New York - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
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Oregon - Freeze Warning
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Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
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Tennessee - Flood Advisory
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Utah - Public Information Statement
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Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
West Virginia - Special Statement
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