Severe Weather Alerts - Manistee, MI

  • Air Quality Alert

    Air Quality Alert in effect until 10:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR SATURDAY JUNE 25TH...

THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS DECLARED
SATURDAY JUNE 25TH TO BE AN ACTION DAY FOR ELEVATED LEVELS OF
OZONE. POLLUTANTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE.

THE ACTION DAY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOLLOWING MICHIGAN COUNTIES...

BENZIE AND MANISTEE COUNTIES.

PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARE URGED TO AVOID ACTIVITIES WHICH LEAD
TO OZONE FORMATION. THESE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...REFUELING VEHICLES
OR TOPPING OFF WHEN REFUELING...USING GASOLINE POWERED LAWN
EQUIPMENT...AND USING CHARCOAL LIGHTER FLUID. POSITIVE ACTIVITIES
INCLUDE...CAR POOLING...BIKING TO WORK...DELAYING OR COMBINING
ERRANDS AND USING WATER BASED PAINTS.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PERSONS
WITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...LIMIT PROLONGED
OUTDOOR EXERTION.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION...PLEASE SEE THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY PAGE ON THE INTERNET AT...
HTTP://WWW.DEQMIAIR.ORG.

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