BALTIMORE (WJZ) — There’s a code orange air quality alert in the Baltimore area Monday.

A code orange air quality alert means that air pollution concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for sensitive groups — including children, the elderly and people who suffer from asthma, heart disease or other lung diseases.

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Experts say to avoid strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

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This includes Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil, Harford, Howard and Anne Arundel counties as well as the city.

The high is expected to get to 93 Monday, but it’ll feel like 102.

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