National Weather Service:
Air Quality Alert

Current Conditions
Updated: 10:56 AM PDT on July 21, 2017
Clear Ridgecrest: 91°
Clear
Wind: SE 7 mph
Dew point: 37°
Pressure: 29.91 in.
Humidity: 15%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Sunrise: 05:50 AM (PDT)
Moon Rise: 04:03 AM (PDT)
Sunset: 08:03 PM (PDT)
Moon Set: 06:33 PM (PDT)

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Live Temperatures Around Kern County
5 Day Forecast for Zip Code 93555
Fri
Clear
Clear
104° | 70°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 10 mph
Humidity:
11
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
05:50 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
08:03 PM (PDT)
Sat
Clear
Clear
107° | 75°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 7 mph
Humidity:
16
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
05:50 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
08:03 PM (PDT)
Sun
Clear
Clear
109° | 75°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 13 mph
Humidity:
16
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
05:50 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
08:03 PM (PDT)
Mon
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
103° | 72°
Chance of Rain:
20%
Wind:
at 14 mph
Humidity:
21
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
05:50 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
08:03 PM (PDT)
Tue
Clear
Clear
99° | 72°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 12 mph
Humidity:
30
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
05:50 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
08:03 PM (PDT)
Weather History
Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
July 21, 2017
Normal high:100° Record high:109° (2000)
Normal low:71° Record low:61° (2011)
**Sunrise:5:50 AM Moonrise: 4:03 AM
Sunset:8:03 PM Moonset: 6:33 PM
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  Today Conditions
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Arvin 98° 71° Clear
Bakersfield 98° 71° Clear
California City 98° 71° Clear
Delano 98° 71° Clear
Edwards 101° 64° Clear
Pine Mtn Club 88° 68° Clear
Glennville 86° 58° Clear
Kernville 105° 69° Clear
Lake Isabella 86° 58° Clear
Lamont 98° 71° Clear
Lebec 88° 68° Clear
Lost Hills 98° 71° Clear
Maricopa 98° 71° Clear
Mojave 98° 71° Clear
McFarland 98° 71° Clear
Randsburg 105° 69° Clear
Ridgecrest 105° 69° Clear
Rosamond 99° 67° Clear
Shafter 98° 71° Clear
Taft 98° 71° Clear
Tehachapi 86° 58° Clear
Wasco 98° 71° Clear

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Earthquake Watch
CityMagnitudeDate
Mammoth Lakes2.910:40 PM PDT on July 20, 2017
Mammoth Lakes2.810:37 PM PDT on July 20, 2017
Mammoth Lakes2.56:52 PM PDT on July 20, 2017
Mammoth Lakes2.86:03 PM PDT on July 20, 2017
Minimum magnitude is 2.5.
Air Quality Alert Statement as of 10:15 am PDT on July 21, 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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


1015 am PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa County. For more information regarding air quality,
particularly in Mariposa County, please refer to
http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

The Tuolumne County air pollution district has also issued an air
quality alert for southern Tuolumne County. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Tuolumne County, please refer
to http://www.Co.Tuolumne.CA.US/index.Aspx?Nid=364

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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



721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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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721 PM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties. For more information
regarding air quality, particularly in Mariposa County, please
refer to http://www.Mariposacounty.Org/index.Aspx?Nid=1434

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until the fires are extinguished.

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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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

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


Mv/ja

958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

The Mariposa air pollution district and Tuolumne County air
pollution district have also issued an air quality alert for
Mariposa and southern Tuolumne counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

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


Mv/ja


958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

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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958 am PDT Thu Jul 20 2017

The San Joaquin Valley air pollution control district has issued
an air quality alert starting on July 20, 2017, due to smoke
impacts from the surrounding wildfires for San Joaquin,
Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and the valley
portion of Kern counties.

This air quality alert is in effect until Monday, July 24, 2017.

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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