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AQI: Good (0 - 50) AQI: Good (0 - 50)
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
AQI: Moderate (51 - 100) AQI: Moderate (51 - 100)
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150) AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150)
Although general public is not likely to be affected at this AQI range, people with lung disease, older adults and children are at a greater risk from exposure to ozone, whereas persons with heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater risk from the presence of particles in the air.
AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200) AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200)
Everyone may begin to experience health effects members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
 AQI:Very Unhealthy (201 - 300) AQI: Very Unhealthy (201 - 300)
Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.
AQI: Hazardous(301 - 500) AQI: Hazardous (301 - 500)
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
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American Lung Association (ALA) of Rhode Island
Rhode Island DEM - Office of Air Resources
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
36 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
53 
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
36 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
29 
Good
Ozone
47 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
53 
Moderate
Forecast Discussion: A slow moving area of low pressure will make its way off the coast on Thursday, but with lingering clouds, fog, and drizzle, especially early. Highs in the mid 60s with GOOD air quality. An approaching weak front on Friday will bring the threat of a shower. Noticebly warmer with highs into the 70s. Air quality could reach MODERATE for fine particles AND ozone, but should remain low MODERATE. Continued warm Saturday, with highs again in the 70s under partly sunny skies. Air quality again may approach MODERATE for both fine particles and ozone.

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 18:00 EDT
33
Good
Health Message: None
Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the Hazardous category. Additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution is available here.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone 31 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 33 Good

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