North Carolina Air Quality Forecast Center

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Air Quality observed on Wednesday, 08/05/2020 (Change date)

Charlotte

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 46

Ozone

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

Fayetteville

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 29

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Wednesday

08/05/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 54

Ozone

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 29

Ozone

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Ozone

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

Data courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 35

Particle Pollution

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

Western Ridge Tops

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 41

Ozone

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

Western Valleys

Wednesday

08/05/2020

GREEN

AQI = 34

Ozone / Particle Pollution

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

Previously Observed is actual observed data, NOT previous Forecast data

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code
Charlotte 46 40 GREEN
Fayetteville 29 29 GREEN
Hickory 54 33 YELLOW
Rocky Mount 29 GREEN
Triad 40 28 GREEN
Triangle 34 35 GREEN
Western Ridge Tops 41 GREEN
Western Valleys 34 34 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Thursday, 08/06/2020

Forecast Map Unavailable

Alexander

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Alleghany

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Anson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Ashe

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Avery

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Beaufort

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Bertie

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Bladen

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Brunswick

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Buncombe

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Burke

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Caldwell

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Camden

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Carteret

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Catawba

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Chatham

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cherokee

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Chowan

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Clay

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cleveland

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Columbus

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Craven

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cumberland

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Currituck

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Dare

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Duplin

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Durham

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Franklin

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Gaston

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Gates

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Graham

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Granville

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Greene

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Halifax

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Harnett

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Haywood

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Henderson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hertford

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hoke

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hyde

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Iredell

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Jackson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Johnston

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Jones

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Lee

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Lenoir

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Lincoln

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Macon

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Madison

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Martin

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

McDowell

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Mecklenburg

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Ozone

Mitchell

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Montgomery

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Moore

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Nash

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

New Hanover

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

North Ridges

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Northampton

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Onslow

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Orange

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pamlico

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pasquotank

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pender

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Perquimans

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Person

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pitt

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Polk

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Richmond

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Robeson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Rowan

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Rutherford

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Sampson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Scotland

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

South Ridges

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Stanly

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Surry

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Swain

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Transylvania

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Triad

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 42

Ozone

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Tyrrell

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Union

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Vance

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wake

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Warren

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Washington

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Watauga

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wayne

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wilkes

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wilson

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Yadkin

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Yancey

Thursday

08/06/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Last Updated: 08/04/2020 01:52 PM EDT

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville 40 45 GREEN
Boone 40 45 GREEN
Bryson City 40 45 GREEN
Charlotte 50 45 GREEN
Elizabeth City 40 45 GREEN
Fayetteville 43 45 GREEN
Goldsboro 40 45 GREEN
Greenville 40 45 GREEN
Hickory 40 45 GREEN
New Bern 40 45 GREEN
Northern Ridge Tops 40 45 GREEN
Raleigh/Durham 43 45 GREEN
Rocky Mount 43 45 GREEN
Sourthern Ridge Tops 40 45 GREEN
Triad 42 34 GREEN
Wilmington 40 45 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Friday, 08/07/2020

Forecast Map Unavailable

Alexander

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Alleghany

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Anson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Ashe

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Avery

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Beaufort

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Bertie

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Bladen

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Brunswick

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Buncombe

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Burke

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Caldwell

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Camden

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Carteret

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Catawba

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Chatham

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Cherokee

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Chowan

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Clay

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cleveland

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Columbus

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Craven

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Cumberland

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Currituck

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Dare

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Duplin

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Durham

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Edgecombe

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Franklin

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Gaston

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Gates

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Graham

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Granville

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Greene

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Halifax

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Harnett

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Haywood

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Henderson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hertford

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hoke

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Hyde

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Iredell

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Jackson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Johnston

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Jones

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Lee

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Lenoir

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Lincoln

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Macon

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Madison

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Martin

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

McDowell

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Mecklenburg

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Ozone

Mitchell

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Montgomery

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Moore

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Nash

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

New Hanover

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

North Ridges

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Northampton

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Onslow

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Orange

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Pamlico

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pasquotank

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Pender

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Perquimans

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Person

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Pitt

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Polk

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Richmond

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Robeson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Rowan

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Rutherford

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Sampson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Scotland

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

South Ridges

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Stanly

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Surry

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Swain

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Transylvania

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Triad

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 44

Ozone

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Tyrrell

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Union

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Vance

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Wake

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Warren

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Washington

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Watauga

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wayne

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wilkes

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Wilson

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone / Particle Pollution

Yadkin

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Yancey

Friday

08/07/2020

GREEN

AQI = 45

Particle Pollution

Last Updated: 08/05/2020 02:14 PM EDT

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville 40 45 GREEN
Boone 40 45 GREEN
Bryson City 40 45 GREEN
Charlotte 50 45 GREEN
Elizabeth City 40 45 GREEN
Fayetteville 45 45 GREEN
Goldsboro 40 45 GREEN
Greenville 40 45 GREEN
Hickory 40 45 GREEN
New Bern 40 45 GREEN
Northern Ridge Tops 40 45 GREEN
Raleigh/Durham 45 45 GREEN
Rocky Mount 45 45 GREEN
Sourthern Ridge Tops 40 45 GREEN
Triad 44 36 GREEN
Wilmington 40 45 GREEN