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DATA SUMMARY - JUNE 9, 2016

During the city of Fort McMurray's re-entry phase, WBEA will be publishing summaries of Particulate Matter (PM2.5) levels being monitored by six portable monitoring devices deployed throughout the city of Fort McMurray. Please click below to view PM2.5 data summaries for the following locations within the community: 

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UPDATE - 4PM, JUNE 2, 2016

Please see below for a data summary (graphical and tabluar) of Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) readings in the Fort McMurray/Wood Buffalo area during the month of May: 

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UPDATE - 4:45PM, MAY 24, 2016

Fort McMurray and surrounding communities are experiencing extremely high AQHI levels due to smoke from nearby forest fires. Please refer to Alberta Health Services for current Air Quality Advisories.

For reference: the Alberta Environment and Parks 1-hour Particulate Matter (PM2.5) guideline (for calculation of AQHI) is 80 ug/m3

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UPDATE - 10:45AM, MAY 19, 2016

Fort McMurray and surrounding communities are experiencing extremely high AQHI levels due to smoke from nearby forest fires. Please refer to Alberta Health Services for current Air Quality Advisories.

For reference: the Alberta Environment and Parks 1-hour Particulate Matter (PM2.5) guideline (for calculation of AQHI) is 80 ug/m3.

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UPDATE - 12:15PM, MONDAY, MAY 9, 2016

The following update was provided at 10:50am by Alberta Environment and Parks and Alberta Health:

A precautionary air quality advisory remains in the affect for all areas of the North Zone due to wildfires.

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UPDATE – 9:45AM, FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016

The Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) remains in the HIGH RISK category for the Fort McMurray area. As of 9pm yesterday evening, power was lost to the Anzac air monitioring station. The station is no longer reporting air quality data. We continue to closely monitor data from WBEA's operating stations. Data from WBEA air monitoring stations is available in real-time on WBEA’s website.

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