Stage II air warning for Missoula area


KECI Staff
POSTED: 4:11 AM Jan 22 2013
Inversions negatively affect air quality in Missoula

The Missoula Valley is under a stage 2 air warning, and things aren't expected to change until this Wednesday.  Some burning restrictions are in place for certain zones of Missoula. 

If you use a woodstove, fireplace or other solid-fuel burning device, Missoula county health department suggests you check their website frequently, which can be found here:

Currently, air quality for Butte, Hamilton and Seeley Lake is listed as unhealthy for sensitive groups.

To find out what you need to know, call the air quality hotline at 258-3600.