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Message ae7d2530-0d72-4060-800c-da0e66d8beed from ABMS_Met_Office sent at 17:14:24 on 2021-09-03
Status / Scope / Type Actual / Public / Alert
Air quality down to moderate levels until Sunday
Synopsis: The air quality is down to moderate levels, as a result of an increase of particulate matters 2.5 and 10, associated with a new surge in Saharan Dust. The threat of health problems is elevated, for mainly unusually sensitive people, such as asthmatics. Air quality index: 50 to 80 Alert Level: II Sensitive groups: People with respiratory or heart disease, the elderly and children are the groups most at risk. Health implications: Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
Caution: Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should limit prolonged outdoor exertion. Stay tuned to updates coming out of the Met Office via antiguamet.com, facebook.com/abmetservice and twitter.com/abmetservice.
ABMS Met Office at 462-3017, if confirmation of this message is needed.
Health Safety Met Env
Urgency / Severity / Certainty
Immediate / Minor / Observed
SAME = CEM
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