Birmingham
 
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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 20:00 CST
49
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 17 Good
Particles (PM10) 13 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 49 Good
Air Quality Forecast
Today Tomorrow
Air Quality Index (AQI)
52
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
Air Quality Index (AQI)
46
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Particles (PM2.5)
52
Moderate
Particles (PM2.5)
46
Good
Forecast Discussion: Wednesday: A very strong upper ridge will remain in place in the western Atlantic. This will lead to record breaking temperatures in the lower 80s. A cold front will approach the area from the northwest but will stall out well before it makes it into the area due to the ridge. Therefore, skies will remain mostly cloudy for much of the day with a low chance for rainfall. Winds will be from the south at 10-15 mph. PM2.5 is expected to be in the green range. ML
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