Weather Alerts

Air Quality Alert

The following areas are affected:

  • Madison
  • Yancey

NCZ048-049-051-052-059-063-064-240045-
MADISON-YANCEY-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-NORTHERN JACKSON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-
TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FAUST...MARS HILL...MARSHALL...WALNUT...
ALLENSTAND...HOT SPRINGS...LUCK...SWISS...BURNSVILLE...CELO...
MICAVILLE...RAMSEYTOWN...BUSICK...MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK...
NEWFOUND GAP...ALARKA...ALMOND...BRYSON CITY...LUADA...SMOKEMONT...
WESSER...WAYNESVILLE...WATERVILLE...CANTON...CRUSO...COVE CREEK...
LAKE JUNALUSKA...CULLOWHEE...TUCKASEGEE...SYLVA...WOLF MOUNTAIN...
CASHIERS...BREVARD...CEDAR MOUNTAIN...LITTLE RIVER
749 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FOR THE MOUNTAIN RIDGETOPS ABOVE
3500 FEET UNTIL 4 AM EDT SUNDAY...

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 UNTIL 4 AM EDT SUNDAY.

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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Air Quality Alert

The following areas are affected:

  • Carter
  • Cocke
  • Hawkins
  • Johnson
  • Sullivan
  • Unicoi
  • City of Bristol
  • Scott
  • Washington

TNZ016>018-036>041-044>047-067>074-081-084-098>100-VAZ005-008-240400-
HAWKINS-SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-
NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-
NW BLOUNT-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-MEIGS-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-SCOTT-WASHINGTON-
317 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016 /217 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016/

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EDT
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE TRI-CITIES...KNOXVILLE...GREAT
SMOKY MOUNTAIN...AND CHATTANOOGA AREAS...IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EDT SATURDAY NIGHT.

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 TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION FACEBOOK PAGE @TN AIR QUALITY.

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