Thunderstorm Asthma Alert Issued

Sufferers Urged to Take Precautions

Thunderstorm Asthma Alert Issued

The Murrumbidgee Local Health District has issued a Thunderstorm Alert for today, with possible thunderstorms predicted and high pollen counts.

The conditions can increase the risk of asthma, people known to suffer from asthma should carry their puffer with them at all times, and try to stay indoors with the windows and doors closed if there is a storm.

Anyone who has breathing difficulties should contact 000.