Medicine Hat - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 6:00 PM MDT Thursday 16 August 2018

5Moderate 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.

Issued at: 4:00 PM MDT Thursday 16 August 2018

Thursday night

7 - High Risk

Friday

7 - High 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...?

Children are more vulnerable to air pollution: they spend more active time outdoors, especially in summer when pollution levels are higher.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Parks and Alberta Health.

AQHIScale

Observed Conditions


5 - Moderate Risk

Calculated at:

6:00 PM MDT Thursday 16 August 2018


Forecast Maximums


Thursday night
7 - High Risk



Friday
7 - High Risk




Issued at:

4:00 PM MDT Thursday 16 August 2018


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Parks and Alberta Health.

What we are doing

Features

UV Index and sun protection

Play it safe!

Extreme Heat Protection

Be weather wise!

Lightning Safety

When thunder roars, GO INDOORS!

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