A red pollution advisory is in effect for the seven-county Denver-Boulder metro area.
State health officials say the region's air quality is poor, or will likely deteriorate during the day.
The red advisory triggers mandatory bans on residential burning, and motorists are urged to reduce driving as much as possible.
The advisory will remain in effect until 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Winter air quality advisories will be issued through March 31.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.