« INTENSE SPACE WEATHER... | Main | SEE SATURN: When And Where To Look... »

05/15/2017

CODE ORANGE: Air Quality Alert Issued

An Air Quality Alert has been issued by the National Weather Service in Louisville, The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management. It is in effect for today and again for tomorrow for Jefferson, Bullitt, Oldham, Floyd, Clark Counties or the metro area. This only impacts some individuals. Read more about the alert below. 

Image 1

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District and the Indiana
Department of Environmental Management have issued an Air Quality
Alert for Today and again on Tuesday.

A code orange Air Quality Alert for Ozone has been issued for the 
Louisville Metro Area.
Image 2
Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The 
general public is not likely to be affected. Sensitive groups include
the elderly...children...persons with asthma or other breathing 
problems...and persons with lung and heart disease. People in these 
groups are advised to limit their outdoor activities to reduce their 
exposure to ozone and particulate pollution. 

Katie McGraw's Facebook Page

Katie McGraw's Twitter Page

-Katie McGraw 

IMG_1597

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Air pollution is awful :(

Air pollution and pollution in general are unfortunately the biggest issues of nowadays :( We can't do nothing with the fact of ecology crisis of nowadays, but we can change the situation if we start changing it right now. I like this philosophy concerning the world's further development http://planetaryproject.com/planet_project/philosophy/ .

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment