National Weather Service:
Air Quality Alert

Current Conditions
Updated: 8:56 PM PDT on August 23, 2016
Clear Delano: 83°
Clear
Wind: Calm
Dew point: 57°
Pressure: 30.00 in.
Heat Index: 82°
Humidity: 41%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Sunrise: 06:22 AM (PDT)
Moon Rise: 11:21 PM (PDT) 8/23
Sunset: 07:35 PM (PDT)
Moon Set: 12:06 PM (PDT) 8/23

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Live Temperatures Around Kern County
5 Day Forecast for Zip Code 93215
Wed
Clear
Clear
100° | 64°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
32
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:22 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:35 PM (PDT)
Thu
Clear
Clear
100° | 64°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 9 mph
Humidity:
30
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:22 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:35 PM (PDT)
Fri
Clear
Clear
97° | 63°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
33
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:22 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:35 PM (PDT)
Sat
Clear
Clear
95° | 63°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 9 mph
Humidity:
41
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:22 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:35 PM (PDT)
Sun
Clear
Clear
96° | 63°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 9 mph
Humidity:
42
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:22 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:35 PM (PDT)
Weather History
Hurricane Andrew began to eye Florida on this date in 1992. On the morning of the 23rd, Andrew had winds of 120 mph (Category 3) but by 3:30 P.M., the storm's winds had increased to 150 mph (Category 4). Current Island in the Bahamas recorded a 23 foot storm surge.
Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
August 23, 2016
**Sunrise:6:22 AM Moonrise: 11:21 PM
Sunset:7:35 PM Moonset: 12:06 PM
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Air Pollution Forecast for Bakersfield
  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
YesterdayModeratePM2.5
YesterdayGoodOZONE
CurrentModerateOZONE
CurrentGoodPM2.5
TueUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
WedUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
ThuUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
FriUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
SatUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
SunUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
  Today Conditions
  High Low  
Arvin 99° 71° Clear
Bakersfield 99° 71° Clear
California City 96° 73° Clear
Delano 98° 60° Clear
Edwards 100° 66° Partly Cloudy
Pine Mtn Club 89° 67° Clear
Glennville 85° 57° Clear
Kernville 102° 67° Scattered Clouds
Lake Isabella 85° 57° Clear
Lamont 99° 71° Clear
Lebec 89° 67° Clear
Lost Hills 99° 71° Clear
Maricopa 99° 71° Clear
Mojave 96° 73° Clear
McFarland 99° 71° Clear
Randsburg 102° 67° Scattered Clouds
Ridgecrest 102° 67° Scattered Clouds
Rosamond 100° 67° Clear
Shafter 99° 71° Clear
Taft 99° 71° Clear
Tehachapi 85° 57° Clear
Wasco 99° 71° Clear

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Earthquake Watch
CityMagnitudeDate
Mammoth Lakes2.74:10 AM PDT on August 23, 2016
Mammoth Lakes2.92:48 AM PDT on August 23, 2016
Mammoth Lakes3.52:47 PM PDT on August 21, 2016
Minimum magnitude is 2.5.
Air Quality Alert Statement as of 3:11 PM PDT on August 23, 2016

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
Cedar and Tule wildfires in Tulare and the valley portion of Kern
counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Wednesday afternoon
August 24.

The air quality alert has expired for San Joaquin, Stanislaus,
Merced, Madera, Fresno, and Kings counties.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809



311 PM PDT Tue Aug 23 2016

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
Cedar and Tule wildfires in Tulare and the valley portion of Kern
counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Wednesday afternoon
August 24.

The air quality alert has expired for San Joaquin, Stanislaus,
Merced, Madera, Fresno, and Kings counties.

Exposure to particle pollution can cause serious health problems,
aggravate lung disease, cause asthma attacks and acute
bronchitis, and increase risk of respiratory infections.

Residents are advised to use caution as conditions warrant.
People with heart or lung diseases should follow their doctors
advice for dealing with episodes of unhealthy air quality.

Additionally, older adults and children should avoid prolonged
exposure, strenuous activities or heavy exertion, as conditions
dictate.

For additional information, call your local San Joaquin Valley
air district office.

Modesto 209-557-6400, Fresno 559-230-6000, Bakersfield 661-381-
1809


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