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Office of Air Resources
AIR QUALITY FORECAST


Saturday, November 22, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 35 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 25 Good
Providence & Vicinity 34 Good Providence & Vicinity 33 Good
Southern & Coastal 35 Good Southern & Coastal 20 Good


Sunday, November 23, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 30 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 53 Moderate
Providence & Vicinity 31 Good Providence & Vicinity 53 Moderate
Southern & Coastal 32 Good Southern & Coastal 38 Good


Monday, November 24, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 34 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 32 Good
Providence & Vicinity 34 Good Providence & Vicinity 38 Good
Southern & Coastal 35 Good Southern & Coastal 25 Good

Forecast Discussion
Friday, November 21, 2014, 3:00 PM

Synopsis: A warmer trend anticipated for the weekend into early next week. High pressure will slide south of Rhode Island through the Mid Atlantic states on Saturday spelling lots of sunshine and temperatures to near 40. Air quality should be good with adequate mixing under steady SW winds. Milder still on Sunday with sun and light SW winds. Particulate readings expected to reach MODERATE on Sunday in RI, espectially around the greater Providence area. Precipitation moving in late Sunday as a warm front approaches with temperatures to near 60 on Monday. Stronger SW winds Monday should be air quality back to GOOD.

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. 11/21/14