Pagosa Springs, CO (81147)

3:01 AM MDT on October 18, 2019 (GMT -0600)
Midiron | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 7503 ft 37.27 °N, 107.08 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
33.3 °F
Feels Like 33 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6500 ft
Windchill 33 °F
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 61%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:18 AM 6:27 PM
Waning Gibbous, 81% visible
METAR KPSO 180855Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT065 03/M07 A2991 RMK AO2 T00321071
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6500 ft
Windchill 33 °F
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 61%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:18 AM 6:27 PM
Waning Gibbous, 81% visible
METAR KPSO 180855Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT065 03/M07 A2991 RMK AO2 T00321071

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Watches & Warnings

Air Quality Alert
Issued: 9:10 AM MDT Oct. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 800 am
Thursday until 900 am Friday...

The Colorado department of public health and environment has
issued the following...

What... air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke.

Where... Archuleta County.

When... 800 am Thursday October 17 to 900 am Friday October 18

Additional details... very dry conditions with occasionally gusty
winds have increased smoke production from a prescribed burn that
was completed several weeks ago. Areas of moderate to heavy
smoke are currently impacting just a small portion of western
Archuleta County. The main area impacted includes locations along
State Highway 160 to the east of Yellowjacket Pass, eastward to
the town of Piedra. Periodic smoke is expected to continue
through at least early Friday morning.

Health information... public health recommendations: if smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very Young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.



910 am MDT Thu Oct 17 2019

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 800 am
Thursday until 900 am Friday...

The Colorado department of public health and environment has
issued the following...

What... air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke.

Where... Archuleta County.

When... 800 am Thursday October 17 to 900 am Friday October 18

Additional details... very dry conditions with occasionally gusty
winds have increased smoke production from a prescribed burn that
was completed several weeks ago. Areas of moderate to heavy
smoke are currently impacting just a small portion of western
Archuleta County. The main area impacted includes locations along
State Highway 160 to the east of Yellowjacket Pass, eastward to
the town of Piedra. Periodic smoke is expected to continue
through at least early Friday morning.

Health information... public health recommendations: if smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very Young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.


810 am MDT Thu Oct 17 2019

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 800 am
Thursday until 900 am Friday...

The Colorado department of public health and environment has
issued the following...

What... air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke.

Where... Archuleta County.

When... 800 am Thursday October 17 to 900 am Friday October 18

Additional details... very dry conditions with occasionally gusty
winds have increased smoke production from a prescribed burn that
was completed several weeks ago. Areas of moderate to heavy
smoke are currently impacting just a small portion of western
Archuleta County. The main area impacted includes locations along
State Highway 160 to the east of Yellowjacket Pass, eastward to
the town of Piedra. Periodic smoke is expected to continue
through at least early Friday morning.

Health information... public health recommendations: if smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very Young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.



810 am MDT Thu Oct 17 2019

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 800 am
Thursday until 900 am Friday...

The Colorado department of public health and environment has
issued the following...

What... air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke.

Where... Archuleta County.

When... 800 am Thursday October 17 to 900 am Friday October 18

Additional details... very dry conditions with occasionally gusty
winds have increased smoke production from a prescribed burn that
was completed several weeks ago. Areas of moderate to heavy
smoke are currently impacting just a small portion of western
Archuleta County. The main area impacted includes locations along
State Highway 160 to the east of Yellowjacket Pass, eastward to
the town of Piedra. Periodic smoke is expected to continue
through at least early Friday morning.

Health information... public health recommendations: if smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very Young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.