#WenatcheeComplex #WAFire Air Quality Advisory – Thursday 9/27 8 am

Wenatchee      “Hazardous”

Leavenworth   “Unhealthy”

Chelan               “Moderate”

Cashmere         “Hazardous”

Entiat                 “Unhealthy for Sensitive Populations”

Unhealthy, Very Unhealthy, or Hazardous – Please Keep Children Indoors and Move Outdoor Activities Out of the Area

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When air quality is in this range “Unhealthy for Sensitive Populations” there is an increasing likelihood of adverse health effects for those with pre-existing heart and lung diseases.  People with pre-existing heart and lung diseases, the elderly, and children should limit prolonged outdoor exertion

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 When the air quality is in the “Unhealthy” range there may be increased aggravation of pre-existing heart and lung diseases and premature mortality among sensitive populations.  Increasing adverse respiratory effects may also be seen in the general population.  People with pre-existing health conditions, the elderly, and children should avoid any prolonged exertion.  Everyone else should limit prolonged exertion.

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When the air quality is in the “Hazardous” range everyone should try to stay indoors and limit exertion.  Everyone should limit time spent outdoors.

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For more smoke information please visit www.cdhd.wa.gov.

More information about current air quality conditions and forest fires is located at:

Ecology:          https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/enviwa/ or http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/cgi-bin/smoke.pl

#66 Cle Elum  # 67 Cashmere #68 Wenatchee Confluence Park #69 Entiat 

Forest Service:                       http://www.inciweb.org/  

Chelan Douglas Public Health         www.cdhd.wa.gov

 

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