Minnesota Weather: Air Quality Alert Extended Due To ‘Unprecedented’ ConditionsThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has extended and upgraded the air quality alert in much of the state due to "unprecedented" conditions caused by wildfire smoke.
The Do's And Don'ts As Air Quality Alert Casts Pall Over MinnesotaWe've already seen the air quality index at the second-most dangerous level. We will see it on and off that level through Tuesday, so there are some activities you may want to avoid.
Minnesota Weather: Scent Of Smoke Fills The Air As Wildfire Haze Reduces Air QualitySmoke from wildfires in Canada is descending on Minnesota and will bring hazy skies to the Twin Cities on Thursday.
Canadian Wildfire Smoke Prompts Air Quality Alert For Most Of MinnesotaThe agency encourages people who are affected by unhealthy air quality, such as the elderly or those with respiratory or heart conditions, to limit their physical activity.
Doctor Warns Poor Air Quality Can Have Deadly Consequences For High-Risk PeopleFine particle levels in northern Minnesota are considered very unhealthy for everyone. Heavy smoke will remain in the area through Wednesday.
Smoke From Canadian Wildfires Prompts Air Quality Alerts Across MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert for northern, central, and southeast Minnesota, including the Twin Cities.
Air Quality Alert Extended Until Saturday For Northern, Northwestern MNThe orange category indicates that the air is unhealthy for sensitive groups, such as older adults and those with chronic respiratory conditions.
Air Quality Alert Issued For Twin Cities Friday; Red Flag Warning In Northwestern MinnesotaThe Twin Cities' air quality is expected to worsen Friday, while "extreme fire risk conditions" are expected in northwestern Minnesota.
Air Quality Alert Issued For East-Central, Southeast MinnesotaDue to higher levels of pollution caused by the stagnant air, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert effective through Sunday at noon.
Minnesota Weather: Air Quality Alert Kicks Off July 4th Holiday Weekend For Parts Of StateAnother heat advisory has been issued Friday afternoon and evening for the Twin Cities metro area.
Update: Air Quality Improves For MinneapolisWCCO's Meteorologist Mike Augustyniak says air quality is improving in Minneapolis after air pollution levels spiked in the morning.