418  
AEUS76 KPQR 110013  
AQAPQR  
 
AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE  
 
SOUTHWEST CLEAN AIR AGENCY  
OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY  
LANE REGIONAL AIR PROTECTION AGENCY  
 
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
510 PM PDT THU AUG 10 2017  
 
ORC003-005-007-009-027-039-041-043-047-051-053-057-067-071-WAC011-  
015-049-059-069-111900-  
BENTON-CLACKAMAS-CLATSOP-COLUMBIA-HOOD RIVER-LANE-LINCOLN-LINN-  
MARION-MULTNOMAH-POLK-TILLAMOOK-WASHINGTON-YAMHILL-CLARK-COWLITZ-  
PACIFIC-SKAMANIA-WAHKIAKUM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CORVALLIS, OREGON CITY, MOLLALA, SANDY,  
GOVERNMENT CAMP, ASTORIA, SEASIDE, CANNON BEACH, ST. HELENS,  
VERNONIA, CLATSKANIE, HOOD RIVER, CASCADE LOCKS, PARKDALE, EUGENE,  
FLORENCE, OAKRIDGE, WILLAMETTE PASS, NEWPORT, LINCOLN CITY, TOLEDO,  
ALBANY, LEBANON, SWEET HOME, SALEM, STAYTON, DETROIT, PORTLAND,  
GRESHAM, MULTNOMAH FALLS, DALLAS, MONMOUTH, INDEPENDENCE,  
GRANDE RONDE, TILLAMOOK, GARIBALDI, PACIFIC CITY, BEAVERTON,  
HILLSBORO, FOREST GROVE, MCMINNVILLE, NEWBERG, VANCOUVER,  
BATTLE GROUND, WASHOUGAL, RIDGEFIELD, YACOLT, AMBOY, LONGVIEW,  
KELSO, CASTLE ROCK, RAYMOND, LONG BEACH, FRANCES, STEVENSON,  
SKAMANIA, MOUNT ST. HELENS, CATHLAMET, AND GRAYS RIVER  
513 PM PDT THU AUG 10 2017  
   
..AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT FRIDAY
 
 
THE SOUTHWEST CLEAN AIR AGENCY, THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF  
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, AND THE LANE REGIONAL AIR PROTECTION AGENCY  
HAVE ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY ALERT, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT  
FRIDAY.  
 
A SMOKE AND OZONE AIR QUALITY ALERT HAS BEEN ISSUED. WILDFIRES  
BURNING IN THE REGION COMBINED WITH FORECASTED CONDITIONS WILL CAUSE  
AIR QUALITY TO REACH UNHEALTHY LEVELS DUE TO SMOKE AND OZONE AT  
TIMES THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.  
 
POLLUTANTS IN SMOKE CAN CAUSE BURNING EYES, RUNNY NOSE, AGGRAVATE  
HEART AND LUNG DISEASES, AND AGGRAVATE OTHER SERIOUS HEALTH  
PROBLEMS. LIMIT OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND KEEP CHILDREN INDOORS IF IT  
IS SMOKY. PLEASE FOLLOW MEDICAL ADVICE IF YOU HAVE A HEART OR LUNG  
CONDITION.  
 
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT AIR QUALITY CAN BE FOUND AT:  
WWW.SWCLEANAIR.ORG  
WWW.OREGON.GOV/DEQ  
WWW.LRAPA.ORG  
 

 
 
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