881  
AEUS74 KEPZ 132359  
AQAEPZ  
 
AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE  
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM  
559 PM MDT SAT AUG 13 2022  
 
TXZ418-419-150000-  
WESTERN EL PASO COUNTY-EASTERN/CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DOWNTOWN EL PASO, WEST EL PASO,  
UPPER VALLEY, EAST AND NORTHEAST EL PASO, SOCORRO, AND FORT BLISS  
559 PM MDT SAT AUG 13 2022  
   
..AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING
 
   
..AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY
 
 
THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (TCEQ) HAS ISSUED AN  
OZONE ACTION DAY FOR THE EL PASO AREA, UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.  
 
ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAVORABLE FOR PRODUCING  
HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE POLLUTION IN THE EL PASO AREA. YOU CAN HELP  
PREVENT OZONE POLLUTION BY SHARING A RIDE, WALKING, RIDING A  
BICYCLE, TAKING YOUR LUNCH TO WORK, AVOIDING DRIVE THROUGH LANES,  
CONSERVING ENERGY AND KEEPING YOUR VEHICLE PROPERLY TUNED. FOR MORE  
INFORMATION ON OZONE:  
 
OZONE: THE FACTS  
WWW.TCEQ.TEXAS.GOV/AIRQUALITY/MONOPS/OZONEFACTS.HTML  
 
EPA AIR NOW:  
WWW.AIRNOW.GOV/INDEX.CFM?ACTION=AIRNOW.LOCAL_CITY&CITYID=236  
 
TAKE CARE OF TEXAS:  
WWW.TAKECAREOFTEXAS.ORG/AIR/AIRQUALITY  
 

 
 
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