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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)
38 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
46 
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
38 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
25 
Good
Ozone
46 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
42 
Good
Forecast Discussion: For Thursday, a weak frontal system makes its way into the region later in the day, with an increasing chance of showers and even thunder. Winds will be southwest, with a touch of humidity, highs in the 70s, and GOOD air quality. Friday looks to be a mostly cloudy day, with lights winds out of the east, and GOOD air quality. A possible coastal storm moving off the Mid Atlantic states late Friday could bring rain overnight, and possibly heavy cool rain on Saturday, with brisk northeast winds, highs only in the 60s, and very GOOD air quality.

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 11:00 EDT
39
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 28 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 39 Good

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