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.READ MORE: Friends, Family Remember Lost Baltimore Firefighters In Procession To Funeral Homes
Experts say to avoid strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.READ MORE: Advocates Call For Eviction Moratorium For Afghan Refugees In Baltimore As They Wait On Documents, Benefits
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.MORE NEWS: Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Released From Prison Early