Air Quality Alert issued Sunday

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Environmental officials issued another Air Quality Alert for Sunday.

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says people may have trouble breathing on Sunday.

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Health officials say the hot weather can harm lung function.

These Air Quality Alerts happen on hot summer days when temperatures rise above 90 degrees.

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Experts say you should also avoid making fires because that could harm lung function.

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