Air Quality Alert issued for central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN) -- It's going to be a hot, humid and smoggy day in central Ohio. 

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission has issued an Air Quality Alert for Monday, with near 90-degree temperatures, sunshine and a lack of wind helping create high levels of smog.

People are reminded to use public transportation or carpool to cut down on smog creation.

If you can, hold-off on refilling your gas tank until after sunset.

Those who have breathing issues are urged to take it easy indoors today.