Thursday given code-orange ozone forecast | CLT Blog

Thursday given code-orange ozone forecast

Posted on 17 Jul 2008 by Justin Ruckman

The N.C. Division of Air Quality on Wednesday issued a Code Orange ozone forecast for Thursday in Burke County and the Hickory and Charlotte metropolitan areas.

Code Orange conditions mean air quality is likely to be unhealthy for sensitive groups, including children and the elderly who are active outside; for people who work or exercise outdoors; and for those with asthma, bronchitis, emphysema and other respiratory ailments.”

Read more, including advice on improving air quality, at Morganton’s The News Herald.

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