Weather Alerts for Canton,Cherokee Co

Issued by the National Weather Service

Air Quality Alert  AIR QUALITY ALERT   Air Quality Alert
CANTON,CHEROKEE CO

Areas Affected:
Barrow - Bartow - Carroll - Cherokee - Clayton - Cobb - Coweta - Dawson - DeKalb - Douglas - Fayette - Forsyth - Gwinnett - Hall - Henry - Newton - North Fulton - Paulding - Pike - Rockdale - South Fulton - Spalding - Walton
Effective: Fri, 8/16 2:48pm Updated: Sat, 8/17 6:39am Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Sat, 8/17 7:00pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR ATLANTA FOR
Saturday August 17...
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental
Protection Division has issued a Code Orange (Unhealthy for
sensitive groups) Air Quality Alert for Atlanta for
Saturday August 17.
Under Code Orange conditions, the outdoor air quality is likely to
be unhealthy for some people. Children, people who are sensitive to
ozone, and people with heart or lung disease should limit prolonged
outdoor exertion during the late afternoon or early evening when
ozone concentrations are highest.
For additional information on the Air Quality Index, please visit
http://airnow.gov.