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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 4:15 PM PDT Jul. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district continues
an air quality alert, due to smoke impacts from the surrounding
wildfires for San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno,
Kings, Tulare, and the valley portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district continues an air quality alert
for Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district also continues an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please
refer to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

The air quality alert is in effect until at least Thursday,
July 27, 2017.

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, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


415 PM PDT sun Jul 23 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district continues
an air quality alert, due to smoke impacts from the surrounding
wildfires for San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno,
Kings, Tulare, and the valley portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district continues an air quality alert
for Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district also continues an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please
refer to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

The air quality alert is in effect until at least Thursday,
July 27, 2017.

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, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809