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NCZ036-057-069>072-082-260000-
IREDELL-ROWAN-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STATESVILLE...MOORESVILLE...SALISBURY...
LINCOLNTON...CROUSE...GASTONIA...CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...
MATTHEWS...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...TRINITY...INDIAN TRAIL...
WEDDINGTON
432 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY IN RALEIGH NC
HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR GROUND LEVEL
OZONE...IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY MEANS THAT GROUND LEVEL OZONE
CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED UNHEALTHY
STANDARDS. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE NORTH
CAROLINA DIVISION OF AIR QUALITY WEB SITE AT
WWW.NCAIR.ORG/AIRAWARE/FORECAST/.

$$

SCZ020>022-026>028-031-037-260100-
CALHOUN-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-LEXINGTON-NEWBERRY-RICHLAND-SALUDA-SUMTER-
316 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM TODAY...

THE SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL
HAS ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM
TODAY.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE
CENTRAL MIDLANDS REGION. THIS MEANS THAT GROUND LEVEL-OZONE
CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION WILL LIKELY EXCEED UNHEALTHY
STANDARDS FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS.

CODE ORANGE MEANS ACTIVE CHILDREN AND ADULTS...AND PEOPLE WITH
RESPIRATORY DISEASE...SUCH AS ASTHMA...SHOULD LIMIT PROLONGED
OUTDOOR EXERTION.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE SOUTH CAROLINA
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL WEB SITE AT
WWW.DHEC.SC.GOV/OZONE.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
414 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-260815-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
414 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

MODERATE TO STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE BECOMING MORE LIKELY FOR
THE TIME PERIOD FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...AS
A TROPICAL LOW AND OR BROAD ONSHORE WIND-FETCH SETS UP.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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