UPDATE: Air Statement Ended For Windsor-Essex

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Environment Canada has terminated a special air quality statement for Windsor-Essex.

The weather agency issued the statement Saturday morning, as possibly high levels of air pollution were expected .

Hot and sunny conditions were expected to cause increasing ground-level ozone concentrations Saturday afternoon and early evening. Moderate risk air quality health index (AQHI) values were expected throughout Saturday with the potential of short-term high risk AQHI values in the afternoon.

The statement ended shortly after 10pm Saturday.