Air Pollution Control Newsroom
Air Quality Alert for July 19
Friday July 18, 2008
An Air Quality Alert has been declared for Saturday, July 19, 2008 for the Louisville area.
The air is expected to be Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups. Sensitive groups include active children and adults, and people with lung diseases, such as asthma. These groups should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors.
The air quality index is expected to reach 1046 on Saturday. The determining pollutant is ozone.
Local air quality affects how we live and breathe. Like the weather, it can change from day to day.
Help the air on Air Quality Alert days with these simple steps:
- Share a ride.
- Delay your mowing.
- Combine your errands.
See current and forecasted air quality, or call (502) 574-3319 for the current air quality.
Learn about the health effects of poor air quality.
Learn clean air tips that can make a difference.