• Air Stagnation Advisory

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    WAZ503-504-506-507-509>511-514-555-556-558-559-142200- /O.CON.KSEW.AS.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-171214T2200Z/ Western Whatcom County-Southwest Interior-Western Skagit County- Everett and Vicinity-Tacoma Area-Admiralty Inlet Area- Hood Canal Area-Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca- East Puget Sound Lowlands-Bellevue and Vicinity- Seattle and Vicinity-Bremerton and Vicinity- 127 PM PST Wed Dec 13 2017 ...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THURSDAY... * AIR QUALITY...Dry conditions, light winds and poor mixing has lead to stagnant conditions in the interior lowlands. Stagnant conditions will trap pollutants near the surface which will lead to deteriorating air quality. * TIMING...Through Thursday afternoon. * MAIN IMPACT...Deteriorating air quality may affect people with respiratory issues. Check with your local clean air agencies for possible burn bans. nwcleanairwa.gov www.orcaa.org www.pscleanair.org www.swcleanair.org www.ecy.wa.gov PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... An Air Stagnation Advisory indicates that due to limited movement of an air mass across the advisory area...pollution will increase to dangerous levels. Persons with respiratory illness should follow their physicians advice for dealing with high levels of air pollution. && $$

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