Forsyth County-Winston-Salem-Greensboro-High Point
 
Data and Forecasts courtesy of:
 

 - https://files.airnowtech.org/airnow/today/cur_aqi_nc_sc.jpg Map Map Map Map Map Map
 
Legend: National Parks/Monuments National Parks/Monuments
AQI Forecast - https://files.airnowtech.org/airnow/today/forecast_aqi_20180814_nc_sc.jpg Map Map Map Map Map Map
 
Legend: National Parks/Monuments National Parks/Monuments
AQI Animation - https://files.airnowtech.org/airnow/today/anim_aqi_nc_sc.gif Map Map Map Map Map Map
 
Legend: National Parks/Monuments National Parks/Monuments
 
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.
Action DayAction Day
 
Local Air Quality Resources
Triad Air Quality Forecast
 
State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of North Carolina
Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection
Mecklenburg County Air Quality
NC DHHS Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch - Protecting Yourself from Ground-Level Ozone
North Carolina DENR - Contact DAQ
North Carolina DENR - DAQ - Air Awareness Program - Ozone Forecast Center
North Carolina DENR - Division of Air Quality (DAQ)
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)
Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency
 
Data and Forecasts courtesy of:
Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 11:00 EDT
50
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 34 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 50 Good
Air Quality Forecast
Today Tomorrow
Air Quality Index (AQI)
51
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors.
Air Quality Index (AQI)
58
Moderate
Health Message: Unusually sensitive people should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
51
Moderate
Particles (PM2.5)
38
Good
Ozone
58
Moderate
Particles (PM2.5)
44
Good
Forecast Discussion: Air quality levels are in the GREEN range Monday afternoon as light northerly winds keep high temperatures in the mid 80s. Only a few storms should pop up today as drier air slowly makes its way into the Triad. This drying trend should continue as the week progresses as AQI readings slowly increase back into the YELLOW range by Tuesday. The weak front that has been in our area over the weekend will slide to the east and allow warmer air to push in from the west by Thursday. Highs will be back in the low 90s as uncomfortable humidity levels continue. Expect AQI levels to remain in the YELLOW range through at least Thursday. (Bodenhamer)
Past Air Quality Maps and Data
Yesterday's Maps and Data
Air Quality Maps Archives (by region)

E-Mail Notification
 
Visibility Camera
Forsyth County-Greensboro-Winston Salem-High Point, NC
 
Forsyth County-Greensboro-Winston Salem-High Point, NC

View Other Visibility Cameras