Comox - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 10:00 PM PST Thursday 8 December 2016

7High Risk




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2
3
4
5
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7
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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: 9:17 PM PST Thursday 8 December 2016

Thursday night

7 - High Risk

Friday

4 - Moderate 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 levels can be high even in parks and rural areas.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

7 - High Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 10:00 PM PST Thursday 8 December 2016

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday night

7 - High Risk



Friday

4 - Moderate Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 9:17 PM PST Thursday 8 December 2016

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

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