(Air Quality Alert issued)….It was issued early Monday morning.
The Alert was issued by the Air Pollution Control District. The Alert indicated very high levels of PM 10 in the Brawley area at 1:00 in the morning for an Air Quality Condition of Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups. PM 10 is mostly dust in the air and may have been created by winds overnight. By 6:00 am Monday the levels of PM 10 had lowered, and air quality has been listed as moderate. High levels of PM 10 were also reported in Calexico overnight. The monitoring station is not working, and the current air quality is not known. Air Quality is listed as good in the rest of the County.