How to Check Air Quality

When wildfires like the Silverado and Blue Ridge fires rage, especially during Santa Ana wind events, our air can range anywhere from unhealthy for sensitive groups to very unhealthy to hazardous.

Poor air quality can irritate the eyes, nose and throat; cause shortness of breath; aggravate asthma and other respiratory conditions; and affect the heart and cardiovascular system. Breathing polluted air for long periods of time can cause more serious problems.

Here’s how you can monitor current air quality conditions during fire events or just for every day:

  • View the current air quality map here.

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