Emeryville Area residents impacted by the dangerous air quality are advised to:
Stay indoors with windows and doors closed, where air quality is better.
Keep indoor air cool if possible.
Set home and car ventilation systems to re-circulate to prevent drawing in outside air.
Stay hydrated by drinking water.
Limit or avoid outdoor recreational and sports activities.
Use an air filter, especially if there are household members with heart disease, asthma or other respiratory conditions, or elderly persons and children.
Avoid using wood-burning stoves or fireplaces, lawn mowing, leaf blowing, burning candles and incense, barbecuing, smoking.
If possible, leave the affected area for the duration of a heavy smoke event
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