Weather Alerts for Essex County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Air Quality Alert  AIR QUALITY ALERT   Air Quality Alert
ESSEX COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Eastern Bergen - Eastern Essex - Eastern Union - Hudson - Western Bergen - Western Essex - Western Union
Effective: Mon, 7/15 4:27pm Updated: Tue, 7/16 8:00am Urgency: Unknown
Expires: Tue, 7/16 11:00pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Unknown

 
Details:
...Air quality alert is in effect from 11 AM Tuesday until 11 PM
Tuesday...
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
has issued an air quality action day for the following counties...
Bergen...Essex...Union...and Hudson.
An Ozone Action Day has been declared! Ozone is forecast to reach
the unhealthy for sensitive groups category for the majority of New
Jersey. Sensitive individuals including the very young, the elderly,
and persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma, should avoid
strenuous activities during the afternoon and early evening hours.