Thursday, August 03, 2017
Sullivan County, NY - The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for today, Thursday, August 3 for the Lower Hudson Valley Region, including Sullivan County. The pollutant of concern is ozone. Those with respiratory conditions, heart or lung disease, asthma or older adults may be at higher risk of being affected by air quality issues.
Air Quality Forecasts are available on the Department of Environmental Conservation website at http://www.dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/aqi/aqi_forecast.cfm
Information about ozone and health is available on the New York State Department of Health Website at http://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/outdoors/air/ozone.htm.