Severe Weather Alerts - Knoxville, TN

  • Air Quality Alert

    Air Quality Alert in effect until 6:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE KNOXVILLE/GREAT SMOKY
MOUNTAINS/CHATTANOOGA AREA...IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM EDT
TUESDAY.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED. GROUND
LEVEL OZONE CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED
UNHEALTHY STANDARDS. MEMBERS OF SENSITIVE GROUPS MAY EXPERIENCE
HEALTH EFFECTS. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS NOT LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION WEB SITE AT
TENNESSEE.GOV/ENVIRONMENT/APC/OZONE (ALL LETTERS LOWER CASE).

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