Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Central Willamette Valley (ORZ007) Oregon Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Air Stagnation Advisory Air Stagnation Advisory - Central Willamette Valley (Oregon)


Updated:Mon, 24-Jan-2022 1:54pm PST
Effective:Mon, 24-Jan-2022 1:54pm PST
Expires:Wed, 26-Jan-2022 4:00pm PST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Central Willamette Valley; South Willamette Valley
 
Instructions: People with respiratory illness should follow their physician`s advice for dealing with high levels of air pollution during periods of stagnant air. State air quality agencies highly recommend that no outdoor burning occur and that residential wood burning devices be limited as much as possible. According to state air quality agencies, prolonged periods of stagnant air can hold pollutants close to the ground where people live and breathe. Check with your local burn agency for any current restrictions in your area.

Message summary: ...air stagnation advisory remains in effect until 4 pm pst wednesday below 1500 feet...
* what...a period of stagnant air with light winds is expected. Below 1500 feet.
* where...south willamette valley and central willamette valley.
* when...until 4 pm pst wednesday.
* impacts...air stagnation could result in the development and persistence of poor air quality.
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