Fort Smith - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 10:00 AM MDT Tuesday 4 October 2022

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: 9:11 AM MDT Tuesday 4 October 2022

Tuesday

4 - Moderate Risk except

*10+ - very high risk in Smoke

*

Tuesday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Wednesday

2 - Low Risk

Wednesday night

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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

You can carpool to work, school, activities or a night out. It's a great way to meet new people and reduce emissions, traffic and noise on the road.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories Departments of Environment and Natural Resources and Health and Social Services.

AQHIScale

Observed ConditionsFootnote


10+ Very High Risk

Calculated at:

10:00 AM MDT Tuesday 4 October 2022

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday
4 - Moderate Risk except

*10+ - very high risk in Smoke




Tuesday night
4 - Moderate Risk



Wednesday
2 - Low Risk



Wednesday night
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

9:11 AM MDT Tuesday 4 October 2022

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories Departments of Environment and Natural Resources and Health and Social Services.

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