Albuquerque cancels air quality alert

Updated: 07/01/2014 10:53 AM | Created: 07/01/2014 7:41 AM
By: Elizabeth Reed,

The city of Albuquerque has canceled an air quality alert issued for smoke from the Diego Fire burning in the Jemez Mountains.

The Environmental Health Department says a cold front with gusty winds dispersed the smoke before it could reach the metro.

The alert was first issued late Monday.

Photo: National Weather Service in Albuquerque

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