Galiuro and Pinaleno Mountains including Mount Graham Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Air Quality Alert
Statement as of 9:57 AM MDT on May 28, 2015

... High pollution advisory for Maricopa County including the greater
Phoenix area and Pinal County Friday...

The Arizona department of environmental quality in Phoenix has issued
an ozone high pollution advisory for the greater Phoenix area for
Friday. The Pinal County department of air quality has issued an
ozone high pollution advisory for Pinal County including Apache
Junction... Casa Grande... Coolidge... and Florence for Friday.

This means that forecast weather conditions combined with existing
ozone levels are expected to result in local maximum 8-hour ozone
concentrations that pose a health risk. Adverse health effects
increase as air quality deteriorates.

Ozone is an air contaminant which can cause breathing difficulties
for children as well as persons with respiratory problems. A decrease
in physical activity is recommended.

If it is a regularly scheduled work day... you are urged to car pool...
telecommute... or use mass transit.

The use of gasoline-powered equipment should be reduced or done late
in the day.

For details on this high pollution advisory for Maricopa County...
visit the adeq internet site at www.Azdeq.Gov or call 602-771-2367
for recorded forecast information.

For details on this high pollution advisory for Pinal County... visit
the Pinal County department of air quality internet site at
pinalcountyaz.Gov


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