Harris Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Air Quality Alert
Statement as of 1:48 PM CDT on October 24, 2014

...Ozone action day for Saturday...

The Texas commission on environmental quality (tceq)...has issued an ozone action day for the Houston...Galveston...and Brazoria areas for Saturday October 25th.

Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing high levels of ozone pollution in the Houston...Galveston and surrounding areas on Saturday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by sharing a ride...walking or riding a bicycle...taking your lunch to work...avoiding drive through lanes...conserving energy and keeping your vehicle properly tuned.

For more information on ozone:

Ozone: the facts (www.Tceq.Texas.Gov/goto/ozonefacts) EPA air now: (www.Airnow.Gov/index.Cfm?Action=airnow.Local_state&stateid=45&tab=0) take care of texas: (www.Takecareoftexas.Org) Houston-Galveston area Council air quality programs: (www.H-gac.Com/taq/airquality/default.Aspx)