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NCZ036-037-057-069>072-082-270000-
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...FARMINGTON...
FORK CHURCH...MOCKSVILLE...ADVANCE...SALISBURY...LINCOLNTON...
CROUSE...GASTONIA...CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...MATTHEWS...CONCORD...
KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...TRINITY...INDIAN TRAIL...WEDDINGTON
521 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY IN RALEIGH NC
HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR GROUND LEVEL
OZONE...IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY MEANS THAT GROUND LEVEL OZONE
CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY
STANDARDS. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE NORTH
CAROLINA DIVISION OF AIR QUALITY WEB SITE AT
WWW.NCAIR.ORG/AIRAWARE/FORECAST/.

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NCZ021>023-038-039-270100-
FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PFAFFTOWN...STANLEYVILLE...WINSTON-SALEM...
GREENSBORO...LAKE TOWNSEND...HIGH POINT...BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...
LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...ASHEBORO...ULAH...ARCHDALE...TRINITY
102 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

THE FORSYTH COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT HAS ISSUED AN
AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
EDT THIS EVENING.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED.
GROUND LEVEL OZONE CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH
OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY STANDARDS. MEMBERS OF SENSITIVE GROUPS MAY
EXPERIENCE HEALTH EFFECTS. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS NOT LIKELY TO BE
AFFECTED. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE FORSYTH
COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT WEB SITE AT
HTTP://WWW.CO.FORSYTH.NC.US/ENVAFFAIRS.

$$

GAZ020>023-031>035-042>048-053>057-262230-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
GEORGIA DEPT OF NATURAL RESOURCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
205 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

...CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR ATLANTA FOR
THURSDAY MAY 26...

THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES...ENVIRONMENTAL
PROTECTION DIVISION HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE (UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS) AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR ATLANTA FOR
THURSDAY MAY 26.

UNDER CODE ORANGE CONDITIONS...THE OUTDOOR AIR IS LIKELY TO BE
UNHEALTHY FOR SOME PEOPLE. CHILDREN...PEOPLE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO
OZONE...AND PEOPLE WITH HEART OR LUNG DISEASE SHOULD LIMIT
PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXERTION DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON OR EARLY
EVENING WHEN OZONE CONCENTRATIONS ARE HIGHEST.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE AIR QUALITY INDEX PLEASE VISIT
GEORGIAAIR.ORG/SMOGFORECAST.

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