Deschutes

Air Quality Alert:

Issued at: 11:00 am PDT on August 31, 2015, expires at: 11:00 AM PDT on September 01, 2015
  • ...Air quality alert in effect until 11 am PDT Wednesday... Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality alert...in effect until 11 am PDT Wednesday. A smoke air quality alert continues. Wildfires burning in the John Day area combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to reach unhealthy levels in the upper John Day River Valley and surrounding mountain valleys. 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 1100 am PDT Mon Aug 31 2015 ...Air quality alert in effect until 11 am PDT Wednesday... Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality alert...in effect until 11 am PDT Wednesday. A smoke air quality alert continues. Wildfires burning in the John Day area combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to reach unhealthy levels in the upper John Day River Valley and surrounding mountain valleys. 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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