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North Carolina Air Quality Forecast Center

Welcome to the Air Quality Forecast web page. Tomorrow's forecasts are posted each day by 3pm (EDT) and are updated at 10am the next morning, if necessary.

Air Quality observed on Sunday, 03/29/2015 (Change date)

Asheville Ridge Tops

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 48

Ozone

Elevations above 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties

Asheville Valleys

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone

Elevations below 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties

Charlotte

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 43

Ozone

Cabarrus, Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Union and southern Iredell Counties

Fayetteville

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 42

Ozone

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 40

Ozone

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone

Alamance, Caswell, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, and Stokes Counties

Data courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Sunday

03/29/2015

GREEN

AQI = 43

Ozone

Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Johnston, Orange, Person, Vance, and Wake Counties
Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code
Asheville Ridge Tops 48 GREEN
Asheville Valleys 45 28 GREEN
Charlotte 43 24 GREEN
Fayetteville 42 20 GREEN
Hickory 45 39 GREEN
Rocky Mount 40 22 GREEN
Triad 45 23 GREEN
Triangle 43 29 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Monday, 03/30/2015

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Asheville Ridge Tops

Forecast Unavailable

Asheville Valleys

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 35

Particle Pollution

Elevations below 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties

Charlotte

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 35

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus, Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Union and southern Iredell Counties

Fayetteville

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 30

Particle Pollution

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 30

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 30

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 31

Particle Pollution

Alamance, Caswell, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, and Stokes Counties

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Monday

03/30/2015

GREEN

AQI = 35

Particle Pollution

Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Johnston, Orange, Person, Vance, and Wake Counties

Last Updated: 03/29/2015 12:00 AM EDT

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville Ridge Tops Forecast Unavailable
Asheville Valleys 35 GREEN
Charlotte 35 GREEN
Fayetteville 30 GREEN
Hickory 30 GREEN
Rocky Mount 30 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

31 GREEN
Triangle 35 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Tuesday, 03/31/2015

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Forecast data for tomorrow will be available at 3:05 PM EDT.