...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY AUGUST 16 2018...
The Maryland Department of the Environment has issued a Code
ORANGE Air Quality Alert Thursday for the Baltimore metro area.
A Code Orange Air Quality Alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children, people
suffering from asthma, heart disease or other lung diseases and
the elderly. The effects of air pollution can be minimized by
avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.
For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.mde.state.md.us/air or call 410-537-3000.