Fresno, CA (93650)

9:02 AM PDT on August 22, 2017 (GMT -0700)
University Portals | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 338 ft 36.82 °N, 119.76 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
74.7 °F
Feels Like 76 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from WNW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 15000 ft
Few 20000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 7:40 PM
New Moon, 1% visible
METAR KFAT 221553Z 00000KT 9SM FEW150 FEW200 22/14 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP165 HZ FU DSNT ALQDS MTNS OBSC DSNT N-E-SE T02170144
Pressure 30.02 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 15000 ft
Few 20000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 7:40 PM
New Moon, 1% visible
METAR KFAT 221553Z 00000KT 9SM FEW150 FEW200 22/14 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP165 HZ FU DSNT ALQDS MTNS OBSC DSNT N-E-SE T02170144

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 2:51 PM PDT Aug. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The air quality alert that was issued by the San Joaquin Valley
air pollution control district for Merced County, Madera County
and Fresno County remains in effect through Wednesday.

The air quality alert that was issued by the Mariposa County
air pollution control district for Mariposa County has been
extended through Wednesday. This alert specifically applies
to the area in and around Wawona.

Smoke from the South Fork wildfire will continue to impact the
above referenced counties through midweek.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, go to www.Valleyair.Org or call your
local San Joaquin Valley air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000

For additional information in Mariposa County, go to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434 or call
(209)966-2220.



251 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

The air quality alert that was issued by the San Joaquin Valley
air pollution control district for Merced County, Madera County
and Fresno County remains in effect through Wednesday.

The air quality alert that was issued by the Mariposa County
air pollution control district for Mariposa County has been
extended through Wednesday. This alert specifically applies
to the area in and around Wawona.

Smoke from the South Fork wildfire will continue to impact the
above referenced counties through midweek.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, go to www.Valleyair.Org or call your
local San Joaquin Valley air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000

For additional information in Mariposa County, go to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434 or call
(209)966-2220.