North Carolina Air Quality Forecast Center

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Air Quality observed on Wednesday, 12/02/2020 (Change date)

Charlotte

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 37

Particle Pollution

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

Fayetteville

Observed Unavailable

Hickory

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 17

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 10

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 22

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

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 30

Particle Pollution

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

Western Ridge Tops

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 44

Ozone

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

Western Valleys

Wednesday

12/02/2020

GREEN

AQI = 33

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 28 37 GREEN
Fayetteville Data Unavailable
Hickory 17 GREEN
Rocky Mount 10 GREEN
Triad 22 GREEN
Triangle 27 30 GREEN
Western Ridge Tops 44 GREEN
Western Valleys 33 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Thursday, 12/03/2020

Forecast Map Unavailable

Alexander

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Alleghany

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Anson

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Ashe

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Avery

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Beaufort

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Bertie

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Bladen

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Brunswick

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Buncombe

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Burke

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Caldwell

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Camden

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Carteret

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Catawba

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Chatham

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Cherokee

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Chowan

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Clay

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Cleveland

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Columbus

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Craven

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Cumberland

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Currituck

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Dare

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Duplin

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Durham

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Franklin

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Gaston

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Gates

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Graham

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Granville

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Greene

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Halifax

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Harnett

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Haywood

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Henderson

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Hertford

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Hoke

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Hyde

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Iredell

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Jackson

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Johnston

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Jones

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Lee

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Lenoir

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Lincoln

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Macon

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Madison

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Martin

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

McDowell

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Mecklenburg

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Mitchell

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Montgomery

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Moore

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Nash

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

New Hanover

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

North Ridges

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations above 4000 feet in Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes Counties

Northampton

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Onslow

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Orange

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Pamlico

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Pasquotank

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Pender

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Perquimans

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Person

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Pitt

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Polk

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Richmond

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Robeson

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Rowan

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Rutherford

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Sampson

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Scotland

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

South Ridges

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations above 4000 feet in Buncombe, Clay, Cherokee, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, McDowell, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, Yancey Counties

Stanly

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Surry

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Swain

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Transylvania

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Triad

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 38

Particle Pollution

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Tyrrell

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Union

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Vance

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Wake

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Warren

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Washington

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Watauga

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Wayne

Thursday

12/03/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Wilkes

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Wilson

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Yadkin

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Yancey

Thursday

12/03/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Last Updated: 12/02/2020 03:39 PM EST

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville 55 YELLOW
Boone 55 YELLOW
Bryson City 55 YELLOW
Charlotte 55 YELLOW
Elizabeth City 40 GREEN
Fayetteville 50 GREEN
Goldsboro 40 GREEN
Greenville 40 GREEN
Hickory 55 YELLOW
New Bern 40 GREEN
Northern Ridge Tops 55 YELLOW
Raleigh/Durham 51 YELLOW
Rocky Mount 51 YELLOW
Sourthern Ridge Tops 55 YELLOW
Triad 38 GREEN
Wilmington 40 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Friday, 12/04/2020

Forecast Map Unavailable

Alexander

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Alleghany

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Anson

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Ashe

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Avery

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Beaufort

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Bertie

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Bladen

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Brunswick

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Buncombe

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Burke

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Caldwell

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Camden

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Carteret

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Catawba

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Chatham

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Cherokee

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Chowan

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Clay

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Cleveland

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Columbus

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Craven

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Cumberland

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Currituck

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Dare

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Duplin

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Durham

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Franklin

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Gaston

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Gates

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Graham

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Granville

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Greene

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Halifax

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Harnett

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Haywood

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Henderson

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Hertford

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Hoke

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Hyde

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Iredell

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Jackson

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Johnston

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Jones

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Lee

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Lenoir

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Lincoln

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Macon

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Madison

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Martin

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

McDowell

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Mecklenburg

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Mitchell

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Montgomery

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Moore

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Nash

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

New Hanover

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

North Ridges

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations above 4000 feet in Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes Counties

Northampton

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Onslow

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Orange

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Pamlico

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Pasquotank

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Pender

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Perquimans

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Person

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Pitt

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Polk

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Richmond

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Robeson

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Rowan

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Rutherford

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Sampson

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Scotland

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

South Ridges

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations above 4000 feet in Buncombe, Clay, Cherokee, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, McDowell, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, Yancey Counties

Stanly

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Surry

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Swain

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Transylvania

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Triad

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 48

Particle Pollution

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Tyrrell

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Union

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Vance

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Wake

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Warren

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Washington

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Watauga

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Wayne

Friday

12/04/2020

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Wilkes

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Wilson

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Yadkin

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Yancey

Friday

12/04/2020

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Last Updated: 12/03/2020 02:25 PM EST

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville 55 YELLOW
Boone 55 YELLOW
Bryson City 55 YELLOW
Charlotte 55 YELLOW
Elizabeth City 40 GREEN
Fayetteville 50 GREEN
Goldsboro 40 GREEN
Greenville 40 GREEN
Hickory 55 YELLOW
New Bern 40 GREEN
Northern Ridge Tops 55 YELLOW
Raleigh/Durham 51 YELLOW
Rocky Mount 51 YELLOW
Sourthern Ridge Tops 55 YELLOW
Triad 48 GREEN
Wilmington 40 GREEN