Joliet, IL

6:22 AM CDT on August 14, 2018 (GMT -0500)
Edgewater | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 614 ft 41.53 °N, 88.22 °W | Updated 15 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
61.2 °F
Feels Like 61.2 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 7:53 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KJOT 141115Z AUTO 00000KT 2SM BR CLR 16/16 A3001 RMK AO2 VIS 1 1/4V3 T01590159
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 7:53 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KJOT 141115Z AUTO 00000KT 2SM BR CLR 16/16 A3001 RMK AO2 VIS 1 1/4V3 T01590159

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 3:28 AM CDT Aug. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.


328 am CDT Tue Aug 14 2018

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.



1230 PM CDT Mon Aug 13 2018

... Air quality alert in effect for Tuesday August 14...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect from midnight tonight to midnight
CDT Tuesday night.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.



1230 PM CDT Mon Aug 13 2018

... Air quality alert in effect for Tuesday August 14...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect from midnight tonight to midnight
CDT Tuesday night.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.