Forsyth County-Winston-Salem-Greensboro-High Point
 
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AQI: Good (0 - 50) AQI: Good (0 - 50)
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
AQI: Moderate (51 - 100) AQI: 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.
AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150) AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150)
Although general public is not likely to be affected at this AQI range, people with lung disease, older adults and children are at a greater risk from exposure to ozone, whereas persons with heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater risk from the presence of particles in the air.
AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200) AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200)
Everyone may begin to experience health effects members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
 AQI:Very Unhealthy (201 - 300) AQI: Very Unhealthy (201 - 300)
Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.
AQI: Hazardous(301 - 500) AQI: Hazardous (301 - 500)
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
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Local Air Quality Resources
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State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of North Carolina
Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection
Mecklenburg County Air Quality
NC DHHS Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch - Protecting Yourself from Ground-Level Ozone
North Carolina DENR - Contact DAQ
North Carolina DENR - DAQ - Air Awareness Program - Ozone Forecast Center
North Carolina DENR - Division of Air Quality (DAQ)
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)
Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency
 
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
44 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
47 
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Particles (PM2.5)
44 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
47 
Good
Forecast Discussion: Air quality levels remain in the GREEN range as a cool start to the day has turned into a beautiful afternoon with temperatures in the mid 60s. Warmer air is on its way for Tuesday and Wednesday as a not-so-normal-for-February Bermuda high sets up off the coast and pumps more unseasonably warm air into our region. The upper 70s will be likely for Wednesday as a strong cold front sweeps through the area Wednesday night. Wednesday will also be the first day of the Ozone season as AQI levels reach into the low YELLOW range. The front will usher in much cooler air for later in the week and thus decrease AQI levels back into the GREEN range. (Bodenhamer)

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 15:00 EST
59
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the Hazardous category. Additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution is available here.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone 47 Good
Particles (PM10) 7 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 59 Moderate

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