Squamish - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 12:00 PM PDT Friday 17 August 2018

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.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Friday 17 August 2018

Friday

4 - Moderate Risk

Friday night

3 - Low Risk

Saturday

3 - 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...?

Even if you are relatively fit and healthy, you could experience symptoms when exercising or working outdoors if pollution levels are higher than usual.


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

Observed Conditions


4 - Moderate Risk

Calculated at:

12:00 PM PDT Friday 17 August 2018


Forecast Maximums


Friday
4 - Moderate Risk



Friday night
3 - Low Risk



Saturday
3 - Low Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM PDT Friday 17 August 2018


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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