Outlook for 8/10/2017 Diamond Creek

Smoke: PM 2.5 concentration near the ground will be Unhealthy all day. The Mazama area will see a period of time of VERY UNHEALTHY TO HAZARDOUS conditions. This period will be from the time frame of 12 PM through 5 PM. During this time everyone should avoid prolong or heavy exertion to avoiding any outdoor activity. Expect hazy conditions in all areas throughout the day.

Fire: Active fire behavior with running, spotting, and short crown runs. No new information on the size of the fire.

Other: The Mazama area will see a period of time of VERY UNHEALTHY TO HAZARDOUS conditions. This period will be from the time frame of 12 PM through 5 PM. During this time everyone should avoid prolong or heavy exertion to avoiding any outdoor activity. Expect hazy conditions in all areas throughout the day.

Daily AQI Forecast for Aug 10, 2017
Yesterday Wed   Forecast Thu Fri
Station hourly 8/09 Comment for Today -- Thu, Aug 10 8/10 8/11
Mazama
Between the times of 12 PM and 5 PM the air quality will be Very Unhealthy to Hazardous. Everyone should avoid prolonged or heavy exertion.
Winthrop
All day the air quality will be Unhealthy. Sensitive Groups should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Twisp
All day the air quality will be Unhealthy. Sensitive Groups should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Okanogan
All day the air quality will be Unhealthy. Sensitive Groups should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Omak-Colville Tribe
All day the air quality will be Unhealthy. Sensitive Groups should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Issued Aug 10, 2017 by Lou Ballard ARA and Bailey Rapp ARA Trainee
Air Quality Index (AQI) Actions to Protect Yourself
Good None
Moderate Unusually sensitive individuals should consider limiting prolonged or heavy exertion.
USG People within Sensitive Groups* should reduce prolonged or heavy outdoor exertion.
Unhealthy People within Sensitive Groups* should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Very Unhealthy Everyone should avoid prolonged or heavy exertion.
Hazardous Everyone should avoid any outdoor activity.

Disclaimer: Forecasts may be wrong; use at own risk. Use caution as conditions can change quickly. See your health professional as needed. Smoke sensitive groups should take appropriate precautions.