Fort Collins, CO

4:53 AM MDT on October 17, 2019 (GMT -0600)
West Side | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Air Quality Alert

Elev 5046 ft 40.59 °N, 105.10 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Clear
Clear
33.1 °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 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 33 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:13 AM 6:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KFNL 170956Z AUTO 04005KT 10SM CLR 06/M05 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP103 T00611050
Pressure 29.84 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 33 °F
Dew Point 29 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:13 AM 6:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 88% visible
METAR KFNL 170956Z AUTO 04005KT 10SM CLR 06/M05 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP103 T00611050

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Air Quality Alert
Issued: 6:10 PM MDT Oct. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 600 PM
Wednesday until 900 am Thursday...

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

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

Where... Larimer County.

When... 600 PM Wednesday October 16 to 900 am Thursday October 17

Additional details... areas of moderate to heavy smoke from
the Elk fire will mainly impact rural parts of central Larimer
County overnight Wednesday through early Thursday morning. The
heaviest smoke impacts are expected in the area to the south of Red
Feather Lakes Road, north of poudre canyon Road, and west of
Greyrock Mountain.

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.



610 PM MDT Wed Oct 16 2019

... Air quality health advisory for wildfire smoke from 600 PM
Wednesday until 900 am Thursday...

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

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

Where... Larimer County.

When... 600 PM Wednesday October 16 to 900 am Thursday October 17

Additional details... areas of moderate to heavy smoke from
the Elk fire will mainly impact rural parts of central Larimer
County overnight Wednesday through early Thursday morning. The
heaviest smoke impacts are expected in the area to the south of Red
Feather Lakes Road, north of poudre canyon Road, and west of
Greyrock Mountain.

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.