- Air Quality Alert for Southeastern San Joaquin Valley County, California
- Air Quality Alert issued July 03 at 9:20AM PDT by NWS
- Effective: Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 9:20 a.m.
- Expires: Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.
The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has issued
an Air Quality Alert for San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera,
Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the Valley portion of Kern Counties
due to impacts from wildfire and holiday fireworks smoke.
This Air Quality Alert is in effect until Thursday, July 5, 2018.
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
For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
Air District office. Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000,
Residents can also follow air quality conditions by downloading
the free Valley Air app, available in the Apple store or Google