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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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Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 12:00 EST
29
Good
Health Message: None
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 29 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 2 Good
Air Quality Forecast
Today Tomorrow
Air Quality Index (AQI)
25
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
38
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
25
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
25
Good
Ozone
31
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
38
Good
Forecast Discussion: Good air quality anticipated for the end of the work week lasting through the weekend, compliments of an active and progressive weather pattern. Strong NW winds and good mixing behind a cold front passage will allow for very GOOD air quality on Friday, with highs into the low 40s and lots of sunshine. A sunny start on Saturday morning, with increasing southerly winds as a fast moving system approaches from the west. Highs into the 50s, with continued GOOD air quality with flows off the ocean, with a chance of showers. Stronger winds on Sunday as this system exits, with W/NW winds gusting above 30 mph, increasing sunshine, and continued GOOD air quality.
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