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11:41 PM EDT on August 28, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 151 ft 38.90 °N, 77.03 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
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79.2 °F
Feels Like 81 °F
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Gusts 5.0 mph

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Pressure 30.20 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 25000 ft
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KDCA 290252Z 14004KT 10SM FEW250 26/19 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP226 T02610189 53018
Pressure 30.20 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 25000 ft
Heat Index 81 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:33 AM 7:43 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KDCA 290252Z 14004KT 10SM FEW250 26/19 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP226 T02610189 53018

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 4:49 PM EDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert is in effect for Monday August 29 2016...

The metropolitan Washington Council of governments in association
with Maryland department of the environment, Virginia department
of environmental quality, and district department of environment
has issued a code Orange air quality alert Monday for
the DC Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Cleanairpartners.Net.



449 PM EDT sun Aug 28 2016

... Air quality alert is in effect for Monday August 29 2016...

The metropolitan Washington Council of governments in association
with Maryland department of the environment, Virginia department
of environmental quality, and district department of environment
has issued a code Orange air quality alert Monday for
the DC Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Cleanairpartners.Net.