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9:56 PM EDT on August 31, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 151 ft 38.90 °N, 77.03 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

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82.0 °F
Feels Like 86 °F
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Gusts 14.0 mph

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Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 67%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KDCA 010152Z 17008KT 10SM SCT060 SCT080 BKN250 28/21 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP121 FRQ LTGICCCCG DSNT SW CB DSNT SW MOV E T02780211
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 67%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 7:39 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KDCA 010152Z 17008KT 10SM SCT060 SCT080 BKN250 28/21 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP121 FRQ LTGICCCCG DSNT SW CB DSNT SW MOV E T02780211

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 6:32 PM EDT Aug. 30, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert is in effect for Wednesday August 31 2016...

The metropolitan Washington Council of governments in association
with Maryland department of the environment, Virginia department
of environmental quality, and district department of environment
has issued a code Orange air quality alert Wednesday for
the DC Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Cleanairpartners.Net.



632 PM EDT Tue Aug 30 2016

... Air quality alert is in effect for Wednesday August 31 2016...

The metropolitan Washington Council of governments in association
with Maryland department of the environment, Virginia department
of environmental quality, and district department of environment
has issued a code Orange air quality alert Wednesday for
the DC Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Cleanairpartners.Net.