Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Happy Holiday - - Dirty Air Alert For Milwaukee, Brown Counties

Current Air Quality for Milwaukee, WI

Wednesday, November 21
At 6 AM CST Particle Pollution (2.5 microns) reached 101 AQI - Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

If you want more information on the air quality forecast, or other aspects of the local air quality program, please contact your local air quality agency using the information above. For more information on the U.S. EPA's AIRNow Program, visit

The DNR extends the alert to Brown County, too:

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Advisory for Particle Pollution (Orange)

Start Time: 8:30AM CT Wednesday, November 21, 2012
End Time: 2:00PM CT Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Counties: Brown, Milwaukee


Air Quality Index
(AQI) Values
Levels of Health Concern Colors
When the AQI
is in this range:
...air quality conditions are: symbolized
by this color:
0 to 50 Good Green
51 to 100 Moderate Yellow
101 to 150 Unhealthy for
Sensitive Groups
151 to 200 Unhealthy Red
201 to 300 Very Unhealthy Purple
301 to 500 Hazardous Maroon

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