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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
Action Day Program | Louisville Air Pollution Control District | Today's AQI | Today's Air Quality Data
 
State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of Kentucky
Kentucky Air Quality Index (AQI) Program
Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
Kentucky Division for Air Quality
Kentucky Division for Air Quality - Contacts
Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District
 
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Moderate Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Moderate Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Particles (PM2.5)
Moderate
Moderate
Particles (PM2.5)
Moderate
Moderate
Forecast Discussion: A cold front will move across Indiana on Tuesday. Precipitation chances are greater during the morning hours for Central Indiana. Winds will remain out of the south during the day. Where rain doesn’t clean out the atmosphere, expect moderate particulate readings to occur. Light southwest winds continue during the day on Wednesday. With mostly sunny skies during the daytime hours, particulate levels should reach into the moderate range. Despite a chance of rain on Thursday morning in southern Indiana, the flow will remain out of the southwest. Skies will be partly cloudy during the day, which should reduce particulate levels. A low pressure system will push out of the Central Plains on Friday. This will increase precipitation chances during the day, with thunderstorms possible.

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 12:00 EST
60
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 30 Good
Particles (PM10) 23 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 60 Moderate

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