Central and Southern Lewis and Clark Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Air Quality Alert
Issued: 10:18 AM MST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Broadwater... Jefferson and Lewis And Clark counties
in effect until further notice due to strong temperature inversions
in valleys across western Montana. Air quality impacts are expected
to continue through Tuesday. Many counties have local indoor and
outdoor burning restrictions in place.

In Lewis And Clark County... call 406-447-1644... for local air
quality information.

This alert will be updated again at 900 am on 1/17/2017.

An air quality alert means that particulates have been trending
upwards and that an exceedence of the 24 hour National ambient air
quality Standard (naaqs) has occurred or may occur in the near
future.

Particulate levels in Helena are unhealthy for sensitive groups.

When air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups... state and local
health officials recommend that people with respiratory or heart
disease... the elderly and children should limit prolonged exertion.

For more information... visit the Montana department of environmental
quality at www.Todaysair.Mt.Gov.



1018 am MST Mon Jan 16 2017

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Broadwater... Jefferson and Lewis And Clark counties
in effect until further notice due to strong temperature inversions
in valleys across western Montana. Air quality impacts are expected
to continue through Tuesday. Many counties have local indoor and
outdoor burning restrictions in place.

In Lewis And Clark County... call 406-447-1644... for local air
quality information.

This alert will be updated again at 900 am on 1/17/2017.

An air quality alert means that particulates have been trending
upwards and that an exceedence of the 24 hour National ambient air
quality Standard (naaqs) has occurred or may occur in the near
future.

Particulate levels in Helena are unhealthy for sensitive groups.

When air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups... state and local
health officials recommend that people with respiratory or heart
disease... the elderly and children should limit prolonged exertion.

For more information... visit the Montana department of environmental
quality at www.Todaysair.Mt.Gov.


1018 am MST Mon Jan 16 2017

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Broadwater... Jefferson and Lewis And Clark counties
in effect until further notice due to strong temperature inversions
in valleys across western Montana. Air quality impacts are expected
to continue through Tuesday. Many counties have local indoor and
outdoor burning restrictions in place.

In Lewis And Clark County... call 406-447-1644... for local air
quality information.

This alert will be updated again at 900 am on 1/17/2017.

An air quality alert means that particulates have been trending
upwards and that an exceedence of the 24 hour National ambient air
quality Standard (naaqs) has occurred or may occur in the near
future.

Particulate levels in Helena are unhealthy for sensitive groups.

When air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups... state and local
health officials recommend that people with respiratory or heart
disease... the elderly and children should limit prolonged exertion.

For more information... visit the Montana department of environmental
quality at www.Todaysair.Mt.Gov.



900 am MST Mon Jan 16 2017

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Broadwater... Jefferson and Lewis And Clark counties
in effect until further notice due to strong temperature inversions
in valleys across western Montana. Air quality impacts are expected
to continue through Tuesday. Many counties have local indoor and
outdoor burning restrictions in place. See below for local County
information. This alert will be updated again at 900 am on 1/17/2017.

An air quality alert means that particulates have been trending
upwards and that an exceedence of the 24 hour National ambient air
quality Standard (naaqs) has occurred or may occur in the near
future.

Particulate levels in Helena are unhealthy for sensitive groups.

When air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups... state and local
health officials recommend that people with respiratory or heart
disease... the elderly and children should limit prolonged exertion.

For more information... visit the Montana department of environmental
quality at www.Todaysair.Mt.Gov.



900 am MST Mon Jan 16 2017

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Broadwater... Jefferson and Lewis And Clark counties
in effect until further notice due to strong temperature inversions
in valleys across western Montana. Air quality impacts are expected
to continue through Tuesday. Many counties have local indoor and
outdoor burning restrictions in place. See below for local County
information. This alert will be updated again at 900 am on 1/17/2017.

An air quality alert means that particulates have been trending
upwards and that an exceedence of the 24 hour National ambient air
quality Standard (naaqs) has occurred or may occur in the near
future.

Particulate levels in Helena are unhealthy for sensitive groups.

When air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups... state and local
health officials recommend that people with respiratory or heart
disease... the elderly and children should limit prolonged exertion.

For more information... visit the Montana department of environmental
quality at www.Todaysair.Mt.Gov.