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Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:30 PM EDT on June 25, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on June 26, 2016


... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am Sunday to 11 PM
Sunday...

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

Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx... weschester...
Rockland... Orange... Putnam.

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.



330 PM EDT Sat Jun 25 2016

... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am Sunday to 11 PM
Sunday...

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

Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx... weschester...
Rockland... Orange... Putnam.

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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