News from around the Ojai Valley

Smoke health advisory

Ventura County Public Health Department, (805) 214-7057, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

OXNARD, Calif. – Ventura County Public Health Department cautions that unhealthy air quality related to the multiple fires affecting our county may become a concern. Air quality will be variable while there are active fires in the area and shifting winds. Children, the elderly, and those with respiratory conditions such as asthma, COPD, emphysema and heart disease are most impacted.

At 5:00 pm Friday Oct. 11, the Ojai Valley is listed as "Moderate: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion." The forcast is for the same level tomorrow. Visit the link below for real time updates.

https://airnow.gov/index.cfm?action=airnow.local_city&cityid=298