National Weather Service:
Air Quality Alert

Current Conditions
Updated: 10:15 PM PDT on August 28, 2016
Clear Lake Isabella: 64°
Clear
Wind: WNW 5 mph
Dew point: 46°
Pressure: 30.22 in.
Humidity: 52%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Sunrise: 06:23 AM (PDT)
Moon Rise: 02:45 AM (PDT) 8/28
Sunset: 07:25 PM (PDT)
Moon Set: 05:00 PM (PDT) 8/28

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Live Temperatures Around Kern County
5 Day Forecast for Zip Code 93240
Mon
Clear
Clear
96° | 62°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 13 mph
Humidity:
33
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:23 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:25 PM (PDT)
Tue
Clear
Clear
96° | 62°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 14 mph
Humidity:
31
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:23 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:25 PM (PDT)
Wed
Clear
Clear
94° | 59°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 14 mph
Humidity:
28
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:23 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:25 PM (PDT)
Thu
Clear
Clear
91° | 58°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 13 mph
Humidity:
29
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:23 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:25 PM (PDT)
Fri
Clear
Clear
90° | 58°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 13 mph
Humidity:
28
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:23 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:25 PM (PDT)
Weather History
On this date in 1959, Lieutenant Colonel William Rankin was forced to bail out of his plane at an incredible altitude of 46,000 feet due to turbulence from a violent thunderstorm. His journey back to the surface, which normally would take 13 minutes, took 45 minutes.
Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
August 28, 2016
**Sunrise:6:23 AM Moonrise: 2:45 AM
Sunset:7:25 PM Moonset: 5:00 PM
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Air Pollution Forecast for Bakersfield
  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
YesterdayModerateOZONE
YesterdayGoodPM2.5
CurrentUnhealthy for Sensitive GroupsOZONE
CurrentGoodPM2.5
SunUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
MonUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
TueUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
WedUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
ThuUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
FriUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
  Today Conditions
  High Low  
Arvin 98° 67° Clear
Bakersfield 98° 67° Clear
California City 101° 74° Clear
Delano 98° 59° Clear
Edwards 104° 66° Clear
Pine Mtn Club 94° 73° Clear
Glennville 90° 57° Clear
Kernville 104° 67° Clear
Lake Isabella 90° 57° Clear
Lamont 98° 67° Clear
Lebec 94° 73° Clear
Lost Hills 98° 67° Clear
Maricopa 98° 67° Clear
Mojave 101° 74° Clear
McFarland 98° 67° Clear
Randsburg 104° 67° Clear
Ridgecrest 104° 67° Clear
Rosamond 105° 65° Clear
Shafter 98° 67° Clear
Taft 98° 67° Clear
Tehachapi 90° 57° Clear
Wasco 98° 67° Clear

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Earthquake Watch
CityMagnitudeDate
Gorman2.710:45 PM PDT on August 27, 2016
Tehachapi2.95:14 AM PDT on August 27, 2016
Idyllwild2.910:17 PM PDT on August 26, 2016
Minimum magnitude is 2.5.
Air Quality Alert Statement as of 2:08 PM PDT on August 28, 2016

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
surrounding wildfires for Tulare and the valley portion of Kern
counties. The district is also issuing an air quality alert for
Fresno, Kings, and Madera counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday afternoon August
29.

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



208 PM PDT sun Aug 28 2016

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district is
continuing an air quality alert due to smoke impacts from the
surrounding wildfires for Tulare and the valley portion of Kern
counties. The district is also issuing an air quality alert for
Fresno, Kings, and Madera counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday afternoon August
29.

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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