An Air Quality Alert has been issued by the by the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency for multiple counties across Northeast Ohio until midnight Friday.
The alert is for the following counties: Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage and Summit counties.
Officials are urging residents to carpool or take alternative forms of transportation such as ride shares, biking or public transportation where possible. If you are driving Friday, turn your car off instead of letting it idle during long stops.
Very hot and humid today with the chance for an isolated thunderstorm or two this afternoon. An Air Quality Advisory has also been issued for today by @NOACA_MPO for the Greater Cleveland Area. See the graphic below for actions you can take to reduce air pollution. pic.twitter.com/J2PnM9MdFR— NWS Cleveland (@NWSCLE) June 28, 2019