Tuesday Is An Ozone Alert Day


Monday, August 24th 2009, 2:15 pm
By: News On 6


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TULSA, OK -- The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality says Tuesday is an Ozone Alert Day for the Tulsa area.  

DEQ officials say monitors have detected air quality that may be harmful to groups who are sensitive to the effects of ozone.

8/13/2009 Related story: Tulsa Area Under Ozone Alert Thursday

Persons with lung or heart disease should be aware that increased pollution may cause them to experience adverse health effects. Symptoms include chest pain, coughing, sneezing, nausea, headache and pulmonary congestion.

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