Jefferson

Air Quality Alert:

Issued at: 10:40 am PDT on August 30, 2015, expires at: 11:00 AM PDT on August 31, 2015
  • ...Air quality alert in effect until further notice... The Washington state department of ecology continues the air quality alert until further notice. The Oregon department of environmental quality continues the air quality alert for portions of eastern Oregon until at least Monday morning. Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to reach unhealthy levels. An air mass change...light rain and increasing onshore flow have improved conditions over portions of eastern Oregon. Thus some counties in eastern Oregon have been dropped from the alert. 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 or http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html or call 360-407-6000. 1040 am PDT sun Aug 30 2015 ...Air quality alert in effect until further notice... The Washington state department of ecology continues the air quality alert until further notice. The Oregon department of environmental quality continues the air quality alert for portions of eastern Oregon until at least Monday morning. Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecasted conditions will cause air quality to reach unhealthy levels. An air mass change...light rain and increasing onshore flow have improved conditions over portions of eastern Oregon. Thus some counties in eastern Oregon have been dropped from the alert. 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 or http://www.Ecy.WA.Gov/air.Html or call 360-407-6000.
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