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Including the cities of Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Florence, Burlington,
Oakbrook, Covington, Erlanger, Independence, Newport, Alexandria,
Hamilton, Middletown, Fairfield, Oxford, Mason, Lebanon, Springboro,
Cincinnati, and Milford
922 PM EDT Sun Jun 17 2018
...AIR QUALITY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM EDT MONDAY...
The Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency has issued an Air Quality
Advisory for Butler, Clermont, Hamilton and Warren counties in Ohio;
Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties in Kentucky; and Dearborn County
in Indiana, in effect from 6 AM to 9 PM EDT Monday.
The Agency expects to see levels of ozone in the 'unhealthy for
sensitive groups' range on the Air Quality Index.
On Air Quality Advisory days, everyone can help reduce ozone
formation by taking the following actions:
*Take the bus, carpool, bike, or walk instead of drive.
*Refuel your vehicle after 8 PM; do not top off when refueling
and tighten the gas cap.
*Do not idle your vehicle; exhaust contributes considerably to
*Avoid use of gasoline-powered lawn equipment on Air Quality
For additional information, please visit the Southwest Ohio Air
Quality Agency's web site at
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Including the cities of Richmond, Connersville, Liberty,
West College Corner, Brookville, Batesville, Milan, Versailles,
Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Rising Sun, Vevay, Carrollton, Warsaw,
Florence, Burlington, Oakbrook, Covington, Erlanger,
Independence, Newport, Alexandria, Owenton, Williamstown,
Crittenden, Dry Ridge, Falmouth, Butler, Augusta, Brooksville,
Mount Olivet, Maysville, Vanceburg, Tollesboro, Kenton, Ada,
Celina, Coldwater, Wapakoneta, St. Marys, Greenville, Sidney,
Bellefontaine, Marysville, Delaware, Troy, Piqua, Tipp City,
Urbana, Springfield, London, West Jefferson, Plain City,
Columbus, Newark, Eaton, Camden, Dayton, Kettering, Beavercreek,
Fairborn, Xenia, Washington Court House, Circleville, Lancaster,
Pickerington, Hamilton, Middletown, Fairfield, Oxford, Mason,
Lebanon, Springboro, Wilmington, Blanchester, Chillicothe, Logan,
Cincinnati, Milford, Georgetown, Mount Orab, Hillsboro,
Greenfield, West Union, Peebles, Waverly, Piketon, Portsmouth,
909 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Heat index values will be around 100
degrees, due to temperatures in the lower 90s, and dewpoints in
the lower 70s.
* TIMING...Heat index values will be highest from noon through 8
* IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related
illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a
significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any
strenuous outdoor activity.
Reduce outdoor activities, especially from mid-morning through
the afternoon. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing and
drink plenty of water. If possible, spend more time in air
conditioned or well ventilated places.
To reduce risk during outdoor work the Occupational Safety and
Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency, Call 911.