Castlegar - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 PM PDT Saturday 24 August 2019

2Low Risk




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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Saturday 24 August 2019

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, your physician, or your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

Exposure to air pollution may cause healthy people to experience irritated eyes, increased mucus in the nose or throat, coughing or difficulty breathing, especially during exercise.


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 ConditionsFootnote


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

9:00 PM PDT Saturday 24 August 2019

 

Forecast Maximums


Saturday night
2 - Low Risk



Sunday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM PDT Saturday 24 August 2019

 

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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