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North Carolina Air Quality Forecast Center

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Air Quality observed on Wednesday, 03/04/2015 (Change date)

Asheville Ridge Tops

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 26

Ozone

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

Asheville Valleys

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Charlotte

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Fayetteville

Observed Unavailable

Hickory

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 35

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 36

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 28

Particle Pollution

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

Data courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Wednesday

03/04/2015

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

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 26 GREEN
Asheville Valleys 1 25 GREEN
Charlotte 21 25 GREEN
Fayetteville Data Unavailable
Hickory 35 GREEN
Rocky Mount 36 GREEN
Triad 2 28 GREEN
Triangle 21 40 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Thursday, 03/05/2015

Forecast Map Unavailable

Asheville Ridge Tops

Forecast Unavailable

Asheville Valleys

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Charlotte

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 30

Particle Pollution

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

Fayetteville

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 27

Particle Pollution

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

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Thursday

03/05/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Last Updated: 03/05/2015 12:00 AM EST

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 25 GREEN
Charlotte 30 GREEN
Fayetteville 25 GREEN
Hickory 25 GREEN
Rocky Mount 25 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

27 GREEN
Triangle 25 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Friday, 03/06/2015

Forecast Map Unavailable

Asheville Ridge Tops

Forecast Unavailable

Asheville Valleys

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Charlotte

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Fayetteville

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 36

Particle Pollution

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

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Friday

03/06/2015

GREEN

AQI = 25

Particle Pollution

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

Last Updated: 03/05/2015 01:37 PM EST

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 25 GREEN
Charlotte 25 GREEN
Fayetteville 25 GREEN
Hickory 25 GREEN
Rocky Mount 25 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

36 GREEN
Triangle 25 GREEN