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Alerts for: Sandy Lake - Pikangikum

Statements

3:25 PM EDT Saturday 18 August 2018
Special air quality statement in effect for:

  • Pikangikum - Poplar Hill - MacDowell
  • Sandy Lake - Weagamow Lake - Deer Lake

Possible high levels of air pollution due to smoke from forest fires are expected tonight, and possibly Sunday.

Smoke plumes moving over Ontario from forest fires in western Canada as well as local fires in the Red Lake region may affect portions of Northwestern Ontario this weekend. Air quality may deteriorate if the smoke descends to ground level.

Individuals may experience symptoms such as increased coughing, throat irritation, headaches or shortness of breath. Children, seniors, and those with cardiovascular or lung disease, such as asthma, are especially at risk.

People with lung diseases, such as asthma and COPD, can be particularly sensitive to air pollution. They will generally experience more serious health effects at lower levels. Pollution can aggravate their diseases, leading to increased medication use, doctor and emergency room visits, and hospital visits.

Visit www.airhealth.ca for information on how to reduce your health risk and your personal contribution to pollution levels, as well as for current and forecast AQHI values.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada.

Issued by Environment Canada and the Province of Ontario

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