The AQI is an index for reporting daily air quality. It tells you how clean or polluted your air is, and what associated health effects might be a concern for you. The restriction forecast notifies the public of the voluntary or mandatory actions wood burning they need to adhere to for the current pollution levels. To listen to the Air Quality forecast recording call (907) 459-1234.
During a summer forest fire event, CLICK HERE for an explanation of how to judge smoke visibility and the PM2.5 AQI.
Sign up for air quality alerts HERE.