Friday, July 21, 2017
National Weather Service: Air Quality Alert

CURRENT CONDITIONS
As of 4:53 pm PDT at Merced, California


96 °F
Clear
Wind: NNW 8 mph
Dew point: 47 °
Humidity: 19%
Visibility: 10.0 miles

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7-DAY FORECAST
As of12:53 PM PDT on July 21, 2017
Friday...Sunny. High 96F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Friday Night...Clear skies. Low 61F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday...Mainly sunny. High 101F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night...Clear. Low 67F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday...Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 103F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night...Partly cloudy. Low 64F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Monday...Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High near 100F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night...Clear skies. Low 62F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday...A mainly sunny sky. High 96F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night...Clear skies. Low 64F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday...Sunny. High 98F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night...Clear skies. Low near 65F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday...A mainly sunny sky. High around 100F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night...Clear skies. Low 67F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Friday...Sunny. High 102F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

Friday Night...Clear. Low 68F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday...A mainly sunny sky. High 103F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday Night...Clear skies. Low 67F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday...Sunny. High 104F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night...Clear skies. Low 68F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Monday...A mainly sunny sky. High 106F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night...Clear. Low around 70F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

Statement as of 10:15 am PDT on July 21, 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


1015 am PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809



721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


Mv/ja


958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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