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Message e9e46b69-7936-46eb-9d61-c685da4f3af8 from ABMS_Met_Office sent at 21:03:32 on 2021-04-13
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Air quality down to moderate levels until Tomorrow Wednesday
Synopsis: The air quality has fallen to moderate levels, as a result of a fresh surge in particulate matters 2.5 and 10, associated with an increase of Saharan Dust. The threat of health problems is elevated, for mainly unusually sensitive people, such as asthmatics. Air quality index: 50 to 70 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 and facebook.com/abmetservice
ABMS Met Office at 462-3017, if confirmation of this message is needed.
Urgency / Severity / Certainty
Immediate / Minor / Observed
SAME = CEM
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