Wednesday, June 27, 2012

10-day Hotlanta warning

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Temperatures in the Atlanta area are expected to reach 100F over the next several days; extreme UV levels are also expected.  The GA Department of Natural Resources also predicts air quality to hit code orange:
Under code orange conditions, the outdoor air is likely to be unhealthy for some people. Children, people who are sensitive to ozone and people with heart or lung disease should limit prolonged outdoor exertion during the late afternoon or early evening when ozone concentrations are highest 
To stay cool and safe, review these heat preparedness tips for people, pets, and for your landscaping too.