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Ozone Health Advisory for Monday, July 6, 2020

  • 6 July 2020
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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued an ozone health advisory for today, Monday July 06, 2020 for the Long Island Region (Nassau and Suffolk Counties) and the Metropolitan New York City Region.

Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. Gregson Pigott advises that all residents, especially young children, seniors, those who exercise or are involved in strenuous outdoor work, and those with pre-existing respiratory or heart problems, limit strenuous outdoor activity. Ozone levels are often elevated after noon through early evening on hot, sunny days.

Air Quality Forecasts are available on the New York State 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:
http://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/outdoors/air/ozone.htm

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