Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Smoky Conditions to Continue in Schuylkill County through Wednesday

The smoke that moved into Schuylkill County and most of Pennsylvania on Tuesday will continue on Wednesday.

According to the National Weather Service, Smoke from wildfires over Ontario and Quebec will continue to drift south into Pennsylvania through Wednesday. 

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, sensitive groups, including those with heart or lung disease, older adults, children, and pregnant people should consider taking steps to reduce exposure. This includes avoiding strenuous outdoor activities, keeping outdoor activities short and consider moving physical activities indoors or rescheduling them. 

Go indoors if you have symptoms.