Vermilion County – Hazardous Weather Outlook

Friday, June 2, 6:00 am

While humidity levels will be coming down, the hot weather will continue into early next week. Saturday looks to be the hottest, with highs in the mid-90s.

The Environmental Protection Agency has declared an air quality alert day, effective until midnight, as ozone will reach unhealthy levels for sensitive groups. People with respiratory illnesses, older adults, and children should limit prolonged outdoor activity.

May be an image of map and text that says 'Air Quality Alert in Effect Today Issues caused by ozone Key Messages The Environmental Protection Agency has issued an air quality alert Today's Forecast June 2, 2023 3:52 AM Air quality expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups across most of Illinois heart or respiratory issues, people, children are likely be impacted Steps to take: Make outdoor activities shorter and less intense. Take more breaks. Watch for symptoms such as coughing or shortness breath. Quality Index Good -50) 51-100) National Oceanic and Almospheric Administration 3epa AirNow Groups (101-150) Unhealthy(151- Unhealthy (201-300) Hazardous (301- National Weather Service Lincoln, IL'