AIR QUALITY INDEX (AQI) FORECAST FOR TODAY: 43 (Fine Particles)
This is in the Good range.
YESTERDAY’S AQI: 51 (Fine Particles)
Fine Particles (PM2.5): 16.2 micrograms per cubic meter of air.
Ozone monitoring will resume on March 1.
POLLEN COUNT: 154
This is in the Extremely Heavy range.
Tyes of pollen present: Hickory, Birch, Poplar, Cedar, Oak, Magnolia, Pine.
MOLD SPORE COUNT: 417
This is in the Low range.
Types of mold spores present: Cladosporium, Alternaria, Drechslera, Periconia.
Burning is allowed between 9 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. with a 2012-13 burning permit from the Air Pollution Control Bureau. If you do not have a permit and would like to apply for one, dial 423 643-5970 or download an application at www.pollutionsolution.org.