... Air stagnation advisory remains in effect until noon PST Monday...
* air quality... cold air trapped near the surface by warmer air
aloft will allow pollutants such as wood smoke and Carbon
monoxide to continue increasing through Monday morning.
* Timing... a weak low pressure system will approach the area during
the day Monday. This system should stir up the air mass enough in
the afternoon to cause the air quality to improve.
* Impacts... the degraded air quality has resulted in some burn
bans. Those with respiratory illnesses should consider limiting
An air stagnation advisory is based on weather conditions. It is not
an air pollution advisory or forecast. Air pollution advisories and
forecasts are issued by air quality agencies.
Check with your local clean air agency for any restrictions... such
as burn bans... in your area.
... Record low temperature set at Quillayute WA Airport...
A record low temperature of 21 degrees was set at Quillayute WA
Airport yesterday. This ties the old record of 21 set in 2006.