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Office of Air Resources
AIR QUALITY FORECAST


Thursday, February 26, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 26 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 22 Good
Providence & Vicinity 28 Good Providence & Vicinity 34 Good
Southern & Coastal 26 Good Southern & Coastal 24 Good


Friday, February 27, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 28 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 22 Good
Providence & Vicinity 29 Good Providence & Vicinity 36 Good
Southern & Coastal 29 Good Southern & Coastal 26 Good


Saturday, February 28, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 28 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 38 Good
Providence & Vicinity 30 Good Providence & Vicinity 51 Moderate
Southern & Coastal 30 Good Southern & Coastal 42 Good

Forecast Discussion
Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 3:00 PM

Synopsis: High pressure will remain the dominant weather feature into the weekend with temperatures nearly 20 degrees below normal. Several coastal storms will swing offshore but well south resulting in just some cloudiness for Thursday, with temps in the 20s. Air quality GOOD Thursday and Friday. More sunshine Friday, temperatures still down in the 20s. High pressure settles overhead on Saturday, and conditions may be favorable for development of fine particles through the day into Sunday.

Phone Numbers

DEM's daily air quality readings: 1-401-222-2808
ALA's air pollution or lung health information: 1-800-LUNG-USA
State clean air programs: 1-401-222-2808

This information was provided by the:
Department of Environmental Management
Office of Air Resources
235 Promenade Street, Room 230, Providence, RI 02908

DEM provides a daily Ozone forecast from April through September
and a daily Fine Particle forecast all year round.


For further information, contact
Darren Austin at 401-222-2808 x7430.

For General Information 222-6800 • After Hours Emergencies 222-3070 • Disclaimer
rev. 02/25/15