Air Quality Forecast
|Alton Jones & Vicinity||28||Good||Alton Jones & Vicinity||14||Good|
|Providence & Vicinity||27||Good||Providence & Vicinity||25||Good|
|Southern & Coastal||29||Good||Southern & Coastal||16||Good|
|Alton Jones & Vicinity||26||Good||Alton Jones & Vicinity||10||Good|
|Providence & Vicinity||25||Good||Providence & Vicinity||20||Good|
|Southern & Coastal||26||Good||Southern & Coastal||10||Good|
|Alton Jones & Vicinity||36||Good||Alton Jones & Vicinity||20||Good|
|Providence & Vicinity||35||Good||Providence & Vicinity||32||Good|
|Southern & Coastal||37||Good||Southern & Coastal||22||Good|
Friday, November 17, 2017, 3:00 PM
Synopsis: Sunny to start on Saturday, with increasing clouds and gusty winds out of the southwest as the day progresses. Mild with highs in the mid 50s, GOOD air quality, and a chance of showers late day. Showers early Sunday, with continued strong southwest winds, switching northwest behind a frontal passage. Good mixing will make for GOOD air quality, with early day highs in the mid 50s, cooling through the day. Clearing late Sunday and into the overnight, leading to a mostly sunny and dry Monday, with GOOD air quality and highs in the mid 40s.
Air Quality Guide for Particle Pollution
|Air Quality Index Levels of Health Concern||Numerical Value||Meaning|
|Good||0-50||Air quality is considered satisfactory and air pollution poses little or no risk.|
|Moderate||51-100||Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.|
|Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups||101-150||Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected.|
|Unhealthy||151-200||Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.|
|Very Unhealthy||201-300||Health Alert: Everyone may experience more serious health effects.|
|Very Unhealthy||200-301||Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.|
DEM's daily air quality readings: 1-401-222-2808
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State clean air programs: 1-401-222-2808
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For further information, contact Darren Austin at 401-222-2808 x7430.