345 PM EST Thu Jan 23 2020
...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR FRIDAY JANUARY 24...
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has
issued a code orange air quality alert Friday for The Lehigh
Valley/Berks County area.
A code orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children...people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases...and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.
For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
Including the cities of Newton, Washington, Morristown,
Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton
316 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
1 PM EST SATURDAY...
* WHAT...Freezing rain expected. Total ice accumulations of
around two tenths of an inch.
* WHERE...In New Jersey, Sussex, Warren and Morris. In
Pennsylvania, Lehigh and Northampton.
* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 1 PM EST Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Difficult travel conditions are possible.
Slow down and use caution while traveling. Prepare for possible
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
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