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  • Air Quality Alert for Tulare County Foothills 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
    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
    Residents can also follow air quality conditions by downloading
    the free Valley Air app, available in the Apple store or Google
    Play.

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