National Weather Service:
Air Quality Alert

Current Conditions
Updated: 2:54 AM PDT on August 24, 2016
Clear Maricopa: 77°
Clear
Wind: Calm
Dew point: 48°
Pressure: 29.99 in.
Humidity: 36%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Sunrise: 06:24 AM (PDT)
Moon Rise: No Moon Rise /
Sunset: 07:34 PM (PDT)
Moon Set: 01:11 PM (PDT)

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Live Temperatures Around Kern County
5 Day Forecast for Zip Code 93252
Wed
Clear
Clear
96° | 69°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
27
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Thu
Clear
Clear
98° | 70°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
23
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Fri
Clear
Clear
95° | 66°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 12 mph
Humidity:
25
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Sat
Clear
Clear
93° | 70°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
30
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Sun
Clear
Clear
95° | 72°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 11 mph
Humidity:
30
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Weather History
Hurricane Andrew came ashore on this date in 1992 with the third lowest pressure ever recorded (922 mb) for a lanfalling hurricane. The storm is first all-time causing $35 billion in damage (some estimates range upwards to $40 billion). Andrew made landfall near Homestead AFB and completely wiped the base off the face of the Earth.
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Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
August 24, 2016
**Sunrise:6:24 AM Moonrise: No moon rise
Sunset:7:34 PM Moonset: 1:11 PM
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Lake Isabella 85° 56° Partly Cloudy
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Rosamond 99° 67° Clear
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Taft 99° 71° Clear
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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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