Missoula, MT

9:10 AM MDT on August 16, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Missoula International | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 3205 ft 46.92 °N, 114.09 °W | Updated 17 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
54 °F
Feels Like 54 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 51%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:35 AM 8:44 PM
Waning Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KMSO 161453Z 00000KT 9SM CLR 12/02 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP172 T01220022 51014
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 36 °F
Humidity 51%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:35 AM 8:44 PM
Waning Crescent, 32% visible
METAR KMSO 161453Z 00000KT 9SM CLR 12/02 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP172 T01220022 51014

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 9:00 AM MDT Aug. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until 900am MDT Thursday...

The Montana department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality alert for Missoula County in effect until further notice. The
Missoula County alert is specific to the Seeley Lake community. Smoke
from the Rice Ridge fire is causing significant air quality impacts
between midnight and noon. The Missoula city-County health department
recommends residents spend as little night time as possible in the
community due to the dangerous overnight pollution levels. This alert
will be updated again at 900am 8/17/2017.

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.

As of 900am, particulate levels in Seeley Lake are hazardous

As of 900am, particulate levels in Florence and Lolo are unhealthy
for sensitive groups

As of 900am, particulate levels in Frenchtown, Missoula are moderate

When air quality is hazardous... state and local health officials
recommend that everyone should avoid any outdoor exertion; people
with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly, and children should
remain indoors.

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.

When air quality is moderate... state and local health officials
recommend that unusually sensitive people should consider reducing
prolonged or heavy exertion.

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