PDEQ issues Ozone Pollution Air Advisory

A view of the skyline in Tucson, Arizona.
Posted at 1:17 PM, Aug 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-04 12:20:00-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality extended an Ozone Pollution Air Advisory for the Tucson metro area Wednesday.

Those who are especially sensitive to air pollution could suffer coughing and trouble breathing and are advised to limit intense physical activity -- particularly outdoors -- between noon and 6 p.m.

The advisory was initially issued Monday and extended Tuesday.

For more information, visit the PDEQ website.