Central Okanagan - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 8:00 PM PDT Friday 22 May 2015

4Moderate 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:

  • No need to modify your usual outdoor activities unless you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Friday 22 May 2015

Friday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Saturday

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...?

Air pollution can travel hundreds of kilometres.


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 Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and the City of Kelowna.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

4 - Moderate Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 8:00 PM PDT Friday 22 May 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday night

4 - Moderate Risk



Saturday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Friday 22 May 2015

 

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 Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and the City of Kelowna.

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