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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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
47 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
45 
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
47 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
33 
Good
Ozone
45 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
38 
Good
Forecast Discussion: SOLAR ECLIPSE TODAY, begins at 128PM, ends 4PM, maximum shadow at 2:47PM. Mostly sunny skies today, with southwest winds, temperatures into the 80s. Conditions will be favorable for ozone formation for southern parts of the state where readings will reach MODERATE. Winds increase from the south tomorrow, with a mix of sun and clouds, a chance of showers or thunder before noon, and highs again into the 80s. Air quality should be GOOD. A cold front will linger early Wednesday, before passing offshore later in the way with winds becoming west. Mostly cloudy skies, highs in the upper 70s, and GOOD air quality.

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 18:00 EDT
60
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion.
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 47 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 60 Moderate

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