Air Quality Alert in Effect

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The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has issued a Code Orange Health Advisory for the Nashville area in effect until midnight CDT Monday night.

A Code Orange Air Quality Alert for Ozone means ground level Ozone concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy standards. The general public is not likely to be affected.

Active children and adults, and people with a respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor exertion.

air quality alert tableFor additional information visit the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation site at http://www.tennessee.gov/environment.

National Weather Service reports we will see highs around 90 Monday and Tuesday with lows around 66 with a chance of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday. No hazardous weather is expected this week.