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Ozone Information

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Office of Air Resources

Thursday February 4, 2016
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 34 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 22 Good
Providence & Vicinity 33 Good Providence & Vicinity 38 Good
Southern & Coastal 34 Good Southern & Coastal 25 Good

Friday February 5, 2016
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 31 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 14 Good
Providence & Vicinity 30 Good Providence & Vicinity 25 Good
Southern & Coastal 32 Good Southern & Coastal 20 Good

Saturday February 6, 2016
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 33 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 38 Good
Providence & Vicinity 32 Good Providence & Vicinity 53 Moderate
Southern & Coastal 34 Good Southern & Coastal 46 Good

Forecast Discussion
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 3:00 PM

Synopsis: A wet overnight Wednesday as a cold front passes through, lingering offshore for the early part of Thursday, keeping temperatures again in the 50s. Air quality GOOD under mostly cloudy skies. High pressure nudges the front offshore on Friday with more sun and drier weather, and continued GOOD air quality. The high drifts offshore on Saturday, with mostly sunny skies. Could see fine particles creep to low MODERATE later in the day on Saturday, highs in the 40s.

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. 02/03/16