AQ Advisory Continues
Prince George, B.C. – The Air Quality Advisory for Prince George is now into its 5th day.
Ministry of Environment reports the 24 hour rolling average of fine particulates, PM 2.5, at 41.5 micrograms per cubic metre, when the provincial target is 25 micrograms per cubic meter.
PM 10 readings are also high sitting at 48.5 micrograms per cubic meter, slightly below the provincial target of 50.
The situation is not likely to improve until the weather changes, as a strong inversion is in place in Prince George, preventing air from moving out of the area.