Air Quality Alert ⓘ

Cameron Pass Status

Cameron Pass is Closed


Air Quality Alert
Details: ...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR WILDFIRE SMOKE FROM 900 AM FRIDAY UNTIL 900 AM SATURDAY... The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has issued the following... WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Wildfire Smoke. WHERE...Routt, Jackson, Grand, Eagle, Summit, Gilpin, Clear Creek, Pitkin, Lake, Park, Gunnison, and Chaffee Counties. Locations include, but are not limited to Steamboat Springs, Clark, Walden, Coalmont, Rand, Hot Sulphur Springs, Eagle, Breckenridge, Central City, Georgetown, Aspen, Leadville, Fairplay, Gunnison, and Salida. WHEN...900 AM Friday September 18 to 900 AM Saturday September 19 IMPACTS...Moderate to heavy smoke has been observed Friday morning across central Colorado from a combination of the Middle Fork wildfire located approximately 10 miles north of Steamboat Springs, and out- of-state wildfires. Smoke concentrations will gradually decrease late Friday morning as atmospheric mixing increases, with the slowest improvement expected for valley locations. Transport winds at the Middle Fork wildfire Friday afternoon will be out of a westerly direction, sending smoke to locations east of the fire through Friday evening. By late Friday evening, smoke from the fire will drain to the west and southwest along the Mad Creek drainage through early Saturday morning. The heaviest smoke will likely be along Routt County Road 129 between Steamboat Springs and Clark. Additionally, an increase in smoke from out-of-state fires will be possible acro
Issued: Friday September 18th 8:11 AM
Expires: Saturday September 19th 09:00 AM


No Restrictions at this time.
(Restrictions are chain or traction laws)

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