Heavy smoke remains in Yakima Valley, air quality "hazardous"

Hazy Skies

Smoky conditions are expected to persist into Tuesday with some clearing on Wednesday when a westerly flow will clear things up later in the week, according to Global BC's chief meteorologist Mark Madryga.

Haze and smoke from western wildfires fills the air over downtown Minneapolis on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. "Purple is very unhealthy and purple is hazardous".

There should be "some" improvement to our air quality by late Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.

At 7:30 a.m., eight monitoring sites across the state registered good air quality, one as close as Kennewick.

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An air quality alert is also in place across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.

"The millions of vehicles on Bay Area roads during these hot summer months create unhealthy air quality and make breathing more hard for many", said Jack Broadbent, executive officer of the air district.

For those wanting a break from the smoke, Saxton said indoor spaces with air conditioning tend to have the cleanest air.

Until then, air quality levels can be expected to oscillate between unhealthy and moderate.

'Quantico' star Priyanka Chopra to become 'Mrs Nick Jonas'
The roka ceremony is a Punjabi pre-wedding event where the bride and groom's close family members meet and exchange gifts. First I'm blessed with an incredible future brother-in-law, and now such a lovely , inside and out, future sister-in-law.

Thick smoke blanketing British Columbia communities far from any flames - including Vancouver where the haze Monday obscured the city's mountain views - could be particularly harmful for children and seniors but anyone with poor health should take precautions, says a senior scientist.

Environmental regulators also issued a pollution advisory for southwest Washington, Portland and much of the Willamette Valley.

The alerts are issued when ozone pollution is forecast to reach unhealthy levels.

An air pollution advisory for southern OR remains in effect until further notice.

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