Weather Alerts for Denver

Issued by the National Weather Service

Air Quality Alert  AIR QUALITY ALERT   Air Quality Alert
DENVER

Areas Affected:
El Paso - Teller
Effective: Sun, 7/25 1:22pm Updated: Sun, 7/25 1:16pm Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Sun, 7/25 8:00pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR OZONE FROM 1000 PM SUNDAY UNTIL
800 PM SUNDAY...
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...
WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Ozone.
WHERE...northern Teller and northwestern El Paso Counties.
Locations include, but are not limited to Cripple Creek and
Colorado Springs.
WHEN...1000 PM Sunday July 25 to 800 PM Sunday July 25
IMPACTS...Lingering wildfire smoke is enhancing ozone across the
advisory area on Sunday. Ozone concentrations are expected to
reach the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups category Sunday
afternoon, before thunderstorms help to return ozone to more
moderate levels by Sunday evening.
HEALTH INFORMATION...Public Health Recommendations: Increasing
likelihood of respiratory symptoms and breathing discomfort in
active children and adults and people with lung disease, such as
asthma. Active children and adults, and people with lung disease,
such as asthma, should reduce prolonged or heavy outdoor exertion.