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Clark County issues air quality alert for smoke, ozone – Las Vegas Review-Journal

The Clark County Division of Environment and Sustainability has issued an alert for smoke and ozone …….

The Clark County Division of Environment and Sustainability has issued an alert for smoke and ozone for Saturday, Based mostly on a information launch.

As a Outcome of of wildfire smoke drifting into the area from Northern California, unhealthy ranges of smoke are imminent or occurring. Residents are suggested that smoky circumstances are anticipated to proceed all by way of Saturday.

The pollution started shifting into the northwest valley on Friday afternoon, said meteorologist Brian Planz.

“The I-15 hall appears Choose It is going to be the dividing line between haze Inside the northwest and milder circumstances southeast of that,” Planz said. “We aren’t anticipating something exact thick.”

The Saturday forecast extreme is 108 with mild winds usually under 10 mph.

The haze Is predicted to be round earlier than noon Sunday, Based mostly on the forecast. Afternoon winds gusting to 25 mph might assist in thinning the haze. The extreme is forecast to be 107.

There’s not a rain Inside the seven-day forecast.

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