Quesnel - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 11:00 PM PDT Monday 13 August 2018

10+Very High Risk




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Low Risk
(1-3)

Moderate Risk
(4-6)

High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

  • Avoid strenuous activities outdoors. Children and the elderly should also avoid outdoor physical exertion.
  • Find out if you are at risk

General Population:

  • Reduce or reschedule strenuous activities outdoors, especially if you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Monday 13 August 2018

Monday night

10+ Very High Risk

Tuesday

10+ Very 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, your physician, or your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

You can tune in to local radio or TV for air quality reports. Then plan your day accordingly.


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 and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale

Observed Conditions


10+ Very High Risk

Calculated at:

11:00 PM PDT Monday 13 August 2018


Forecast Maximums


Monday night
10+ Very High Risk



Tuesday
10+ Very High Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM PDT Monday 13 August 2018


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 and the B.C. Lung Association.

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