Kamloops - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 3:00 PM PDT Thursday 17 August 2017

7High Risk




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Low Risk
(1-3)

Moderate Risk
(4-6)

High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Consider reducing or rescheduling strenuous activities outdoors if you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Thursday 17 August 2017

Thursday

4 - Moderate Risk except

*7 - high risk in Smoke

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Thursday night

3 - Low Risk

Friday

2 - Low Risk

Who is at risk?

People with heart and lung conditions are most affected by air pollution.

To find out if you are at risk, consult the health guide, your physician, or your local health authority.

Visit the national AQHI Web site to learn more about the AQHI.

Did you know...?

Large, heavy vehicles like SUVs cause nearly twice as much pollution as small, subcompact cars.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Thompson Nicola Regional District, and the City of Kamloops.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

7 - High Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 3:00 PM PDT Thursday 17 August 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday
4 - Moderate Risk except

*7 - high risk in Smoke




Thursday night
3 - Low Risk



Friday
2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Thursday 17 August 2017

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Thompson Nicola Regional District, and the City of Kamloops.

What we are doing

Features

UV Index and sun protection

Be weather wise!

Extreme Heat Protection

Be prepared!

Lightning Safety

When thunder roars, GO INDOORS!

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