Severe Weather Alerts - Rochester Hills, MI

  • Air Quality Alert

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

...AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR TUESDAY JULY 22ND...

THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HASDECLARED TUESDAY...JULY 22ND...TO BE AN ACTION DAY FORELEVATED LEVELS OF OZONE. POLLUTANTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THEUNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS RANGE.

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

LIVINGSTON...MACOMB...MONROE...OAKLAND...ST CLAIR...WASHTENAW...ANDWAYNE COUNTIES.

PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARE URGED TO AVOID ACTIVITIES WHICH LEADTO OZONE FORMATION. THESE ACTIVITIES INCLUDE...REFUELING VEHICLESOR TOPPING OFF WHEN REFUELING...USING GASOLINE POWERED LAWNEQUIPMENT...AND USING CHARCOAL LIGHTER FLUID. POSITIVE ACTIVITIESINCLUDE...CAR POOLING...BIKING TO WORK...DELAYING OR COMBININGERRANDS AND USING WATER BASED PAINTS.

IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PERSONSWITH RESPIRATORY DISEASES SUCH AS ASTHMA...LIMIT PROLONGEDOUTDOOR EXERTION.

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

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