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Air Quality observed on Thursday, 04/17/2014 (Change date)

Asheville Ridge Tops

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 47

Ozone

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

Asheville Valleys

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 49

Ozone

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

Charlotte

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 47

Ozone

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

Fayetteville

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 46

Ozone

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 46

Ozone

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Observed Unavailable

Triad

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 47

Ozone

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

Data courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Thursday

04/17/2014

GREEN

AQI = 46

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 47 GREEN
Asheville Valleys 49 32 GREEN
Charlotte 47 28 GREEN
Fayetteville 46 27 GREEN
Hickory 46 33 GREEN
Rocky Mount Data Unavailable
Triad 47 33 GREEN
Triangle 46 32 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Friday, 04/18/2014

Forecast Map Unavailable

Asheville Ridge Tops

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 46

Ozone

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

Asheville Valleys

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 44

Ozone

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

Charlotte

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 43

Ozone

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

Fayetteville

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 37

Ozone

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 42

Ozone

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 37

Ozone

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 42

Ozone / Particle Pollution

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

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Friday

04/18/2014

GREEN

AQI = 39

Ozone

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

Last Updated: 04/17/2014 10:35 AM EDT

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville Ridge Tops 46 GREEN
Asheville Valleys 44 GREEN
Charlotte 43 GREEN
Fayetteville 37 GREEN
Hickory 42 GREEN
Rocky Mount 37 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

42 42 GREEN
Triangle 39 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Saturday, 04/19/2014

Forecast Map Unavailable

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

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