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AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY

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TUE JUL 5 2016

…AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY…

THE NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS ISSUED AN
AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES…

BERGEN…ESSEX…PASSAIC…UNION…HUDSON.

IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY.

OZONE IS FORECAST TO REACH THE UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS
CATEGORY ACROSS NEW JERSEY DUE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS, MOSTLY
SUNNY SKIES, AND WARM TEMPERATURES. SENSITIVE INDIVIDUALS INCLUDING
THE VERY YOUNG, THE ELDERLY, AND PERSONS WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES
SUCH AS ASTHMA, SHOULD AVOID STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY MEANS THAT GROUND LEVEL OZONE WITHIN THE
REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY STANDARDS.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION…PLEASE VISIT THE NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION WEB SITE AT…
HTTP://WWW.NJAQINOW.NET

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