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Oregon, Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades

Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 12:52 PM PDT on August 17, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 18, 2017


... Air quality alert in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday...

Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality
alert... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate and could be at unhealthy
levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems.Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is
smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq


1252 PM PDT Thu Aug 17 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday...

Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality
alert... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate and could be at unhealthy
levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems.Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is
smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



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