Unhealthy Air Quality Alerts for Lake and Mendocino Counties

An air quailty advisory has been issued for Mendocino County due to the the wildfires in northern California and the Redwood Complex of Redwood Valley and Potter Valley. Currently air monitors show particulate matter concentrations in the ‘Unhealthy’ to ‘Very Unhealthy’ ranges for parts of inland Mendocino County. This may continue for most of this week and the next until the fires are out.

An UNHEALTHY AIR QUALITY ALERT has also been issued for Lake County. The “UNHEALTHY For SENSITIVE INDIVIDUALS” to “UNHEALTHY FOR EVERYONE” air quality alert results from the forecast for continued high levels of smoke and other air pollutants lingering in Lake County until conditions change.