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2:06 PM EDT on August 29, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 151 ft 38.90 °N, 77.03 °W | Updated 7 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
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90.7 °F
Feels Like 94 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 10.0 mph

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Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 46%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:34 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KDCA 291752Z 11004KT 10SM FEW050 BKN250 32/20 A3014 RMK AO2 SLP206 T03170200 10317 20244 56012
Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 94 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 46%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 7:42 PM
Waning Crescent, 7% visible
METAR KDCA 291752Z 11004KT 10SM FEW050 BKN250 32/20 A3014 RMK AO2 SLP206 T03170200 10317 20244 56012

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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.