Courtenay - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 10:00 PM PST Saturday 22 November 2014

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 PST Saturday 22 November 2014

Saturday night

2 - Low Risk

Sunday

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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

You can play a part in reducing air pollution. Many car trips are less than 3 kilometres: an average person can cycle 3 kilometres in under 15 minutes.


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

 

4 - Moderate Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 10:00 PM PST Saturday 22 November 2014

 

Forecast Maximums


Saturday night

2 - Low Risk



Sunday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM PST Saturday 22 November 2014

 

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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