Alerts in Effect
Air Quality AlertIssued at 08:08 Friday 09 June 2023
The Alabama Department of Environmental Management, ADEM, has issued
an Air Quality Alert for Mobile and Baldwin Counties for Friday,
Under Code Orange conditions, ground level ozone concentrations are
expected to reach levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups.
Children and people with asthma are individuals most at risk under
these expected conditions.
ADEM recommends the following actions during an air quality alert
Conserve electricity and set your air conditioner at a higher
Limit driving and combine errands.
Use the bus or car pool to work.
Avoid use of gasoline power lawn and garden equipment.
Refuel cars and trucks after 6 PM.
Limit engine idling.
Use household, workshop, and garden chemicals in ways that keep
evaporation to a minimum, or try to avoid them when poor air quality
If breathing becomes difficult, move indoors.
For additional information, please visit the Alabama Department of
Environmental Management Air Quality Web site at
adem.alabama.gov/programs/air/airquality.cnt or the Environmental
Protection Agency website at airnow.gov/?city=Mobile&state=AL&country=USA
Issued by National Weather Service