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Air Quality Alert: Everything you need to know about clean air shelters

HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Calif. - Orleans, Weitchpec, and Hoopa are facing "hazardous" air quality conditions, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District. 

Weaverville, Big Bar, Del Loma, Lewiston, Junction City and Hayfork are forecasted "hazardous” conditions with periods of "very unhealthy" air quality. 

There are several clean air shelters set up along the north coast, here is a list:

In Humboldt County, there are two clean air shelters. 

  • Weitchpec Tribal Office, Highway 96, Weitchpec. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Hoopa Neighborhood Facility, Hoopa Tribal Office, Highway 96, Hoopa, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., M-F and this Holiday Weekend.

In Trinity County, there are two clean air shelters. 

  • Golden Age Center at 201 Browns Ranch Road, Weaverville
  • American Red Cross Evacuation Center, First Baptist Church, 1261 Main St, Weaverville.
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In Del Norte County, there are three clean air shelters. 

  • Family Resource Center, 494 Pacific Ave, Crescent City (closed 8 p.m. to 10 a.m.)
  • Tsunami Lanes Bowling Alley, 760 L Street, Crescent City 
  • Xaa-wan'-k'wvt Village and Resort (formerly Ship Ashore), 12370 Hwy 101 N., Smith River (closed 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.)

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