Advertisement Banner

Weather News

Air Quality Index from wildfire smoke over Calgary is 7, high risk!

Written by MKTLIST Blog Team Published On : August 25, 2018 1749
Air Quality Index from wildfire smoke over Calgary is 7, high risk!

Calgary’s air quality index has been signified with high-risk levels by Environment Canada. The warning comes by as the city is seen to have put on dusky appearance, which actually is the wildfire smoke.

The Air Quality Health Index for the city was noted to be 7 (high risk) on Friday at 8 am.

According to the Environment Canada, the wildfire smoke will continue moving through the area, with its presence in southern Alberta and mountain parks from British Columbia, which will continue till Friday noon.

Thus, it has been advised by Environment Canada to people with breathing issues to stay in homes.

"Children and the elderly should also take it easy," the alert says.

"Individuals may experience symptoms such as increased coughing, throat irritation, headaches or shortness of breath. Children, seniors, and those with cardiovascular or lung disease, such as asthma, are especially at risk."

Owning to this weather, many of the programs in Calgary have been postponed or moved from outdoors to indoors.

The weather forecast showed a 14C with frequent rain, which is a great way to disperse the smoke.

British Columbia is experiencing 564 wildfires, of which 56 are mentioned as intense due to their size or proximity to damage structure and communities residing, per B.C. Wildfire Service.

Be the first to Comment

Never Miss Anything Important!

Stay updated with latest property news:
News, Prices, Listings, Brokers, Index, Trends & Articles
We Don’t Like SPAM Either!

Recently Added PropertiesView All

Attn Investors: Turnkey Bungalow 7br 2b $5500 Gros, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 6
|
Bath: 2
$ 649,900
20-Jan-2021
Sell My House Quickly In Burlington For Cash, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 3
|
Bath: 2
$ 350,000
20-Jan-2021
Sell My House Quickly In Hamilton For Cash, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 3
|
Bath: 2
$ 350,000
20-Jan-2021
Detached House-172;, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 4
|
Bath: 3
$ 979,900
20-Jan-2021
#26 -1890 Rymal Rd E Hamilton, Ontario, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 3
|
Bath: 3
$ 699,999
20-Jan-2021
Lovely Detached Bungalow W Separate Basement Entrance Georgetown, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 3
|
Bath: 2
$ 699,900
18-Jan-2021
25 45 Royal Winter Drive Binbrook, Ontario, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 3
|
Bath: 3
$ 624,990
18-Jan-2021
11 Yv Condos Vip Sale!-137;, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 1
|
Bath: 1
$ 500,000
18-Jan-2021
408 East 21st Street, Hamilton, Hamilton, Ca
Beds: 4
|
Bath: 2
$ 565,000
18-Jan-2021
TODAYS HOT DEAL

Never Miss Anything Important!

Stay updated with latest property news:

News, Prices, Listings, Brokers, Index, Trends & Articles

We Don’t Like SPAM Either!
Advertisement Banner
MKT List

Classified Platform For Property

MKTLIST.ca is Canada’s No. 1 real estate platform that has marvelously structured the way property is bought and sold in the country. Find the best place to live your moments!