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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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State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of Rhode Island
Rhode Island DEM - Office of Air Resources
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
 
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
39 
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
39 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
25 
Good
Ozone
40 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
53 
Moderate
Forecast Discussion: For Friday, flows out of the south coming off the Atlantic will make for GOOD air quality, with spring like temperatures to near 60F, cooler coastal. Southerly flows increase on Saturday, with increased clouds, chance of showers, temperatures again to near 60F, cooler coastal. Air quality again GOOD. Increasing threat of rain over night, maybe even a rumble of thunder, as a cold front passes through. West winds on Sunday, dry, with very GOOD air quality. Continued mild on Monday, with winds slackening and going more southwest. Fine particles may approach MODERATE.

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 11:00 EST
31
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) 10 Good

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