National Weather Service:
Air Quality Alert

Current Conditions
Updated: 3:54 PM PDT on August 24, 2016
Clear Wasco: 97°
Clear
Wind: WNW 9 mph
Dew point: 37°
Pressure: 29.90 in.
Humidity: 12%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Sunrise: 06:24 AM (PDT)
Moon Rise: No Moon Rise /
Sunset: 07:34 PM (PDT)
Moon Set: 01:12 PM (PDT)

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Live Temperatures Around Kern County
5 Day Forecast for Zip Code 93280
Wed
Clear
Clear
98° | 64°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 9 mph
Humidity:
22
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Thu
Clear
Clear
100° | 65°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 10 mph
Humidity:
30
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Fri
Clear
Clear
98° | 65°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 14 mph
Humidity:
32
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Sat
Clear
Clear
97° | 66°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 10 mph
Humidity:
35
UV Index:
out of 16
Sunrise:
06:24 AM (PDT)
Sunset:
07:34 PM (PDT)
Sun
Clear
Clear
100° | 67°
Chance of Rain:
0%
Wind:
at 10 mph
Humidity:
34
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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August 24, 2016
**Sunrise:6:24 AM Moonrise: No moon rise
Sunset:7:34 PM Moonset: 1:12 PM
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Air Pollution Forecast for Bakersfield
  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
YesterdayModerateOZONE
YesterdayModeratePM2.5
CurrentModerateOZONE
CurrentGoodPM2.5
WedUnhealthy for Sensitive Groups OZONE
ThuModerate OZONE
FriModerate OZONE
SatModerate OZONE
SunModerate OZONE
MonModerate OZONE
  Today Conditions
  High Low  
Arvin 98° 70° Clear
Bakersfield 98° 70° Clear
California City 95° 72° Clear
Delano 96° 61° Clear
Edwards 100° 65° Clear
Pine Mtn Club 89° 67° Clear
Glennville 84° 57° Clear
Kernville 102° 66° Partly Cloudy
Lake Isabella 84° 57° Clear
Lamont 98° 70° Clear
Lebec 89° 67° Clear
Lost Hills 98° 70° Clear
Maricopa 98° 70° Clear
Mojave 95° 72° Clear
McFarland 98° 70° Clear
Randsburg 102° 66° Partly Cloudy
Ridgecrest 102° 66° Partly Cloudy
Rosamond 99° 68° Scattered Clouds
Shafter 98° 70° Clear
Taft 98° 70° Clear
Tehachapi 84° 57° Clear
Wasco 98° 70° Clear

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Air Quality Alert Statement as of 2:23 PM PDT on August 24, 2016

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

This air quality alert is in effect until Thursday afternoon
August 25.

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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223 PM PDT Wed Aug 24 2016

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

This air quality alert is in effect until Thursday afternoon
August 25.

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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