WestShore - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM PST Friday 22 February 2019

2Low 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:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PST Friday 22 February 2019

Friday

3 - Low Risk

Friday night

2 - Low 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 makes asthma symptoms worse, such as coughing, wheezing, tightness in the chest and shortness of breath.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the Capital Regional District, The City of Colwood, and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale

Observed ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

1:00 PM PST Friday 22 February 2019

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday
3 - Low Risk



Friday night
2 - Low Risk



Saturday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM PST Friday 22 February 2019

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the Capital Regional District, The City of Colwood, and the B.C. Lung Association.

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