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AQI Forecast Map For: Sunday November 17, 2019

 
 
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For more information on the current and forecasted AQI in your neighborhood, click here.


Current Air Quality Conditions (NowCast AQI)

  OZONE PM10 PM2.5
San Luis Obispo 39 13 17
Atascadero 36 27  
Paso Robles 39    
Nipomo - NRP 39 40  
Morro Bay 37    
Red Hills 44    
Carrizo Plain 41    
Nipomo - CDF   46 26
Nipomo - Mesa2   38 25

Air Quality Index Six Day Forecast

Please find your specific community below when determining your local air quality; it's not necessarily the monitor closest to you.

Posted: 11/15/2019 5:02:09 PM

AQI Color Code

Good
AQI: 0-50

Moderate
AQI: 51-100

Unhealthy for Sensitive Grps.
AQI: 101-150

Unhealthy
AQI: 151-200


Stations
Communities
Saturday
Nov 16
Sunday
Nov 17
Monday
Nov 18
Tuesday
Nov 19
Wednesday
Nov 20
Thursday
Nov 21
Morro Bay
Baywood Park
Cambria
Cayucos
Harmony
Los Osos
San Simeon
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Paso Robles
Jardine
San Miguel
Shandon
Templeton
Whitley Gardens
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Red Hills
Cholame
Eastern SLO Co Mountains
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Atascadero
Creston
Garden Farms
Santa Margarita
Good Good Good Good Good Good
San Luis Obispo
Edna
Arroyo Grande
Avila Beach
Huasna
Grover Beach
Lopez Lake
Oceano
Pismo & Shell
Port San Luis
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Nipomo - CDF
Includes area along Hwy 1 btwn Callender Rd & Calle Bendita
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Nipomo - Mesa2
Lopez HS
Lange School
Pier Ave & Strand Way in Oceano
Trilogy
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Nipomo - NRP
Blacklake
Central Nipomo
Cypress Ridge
Dana School
Nipomo Park
Good Good Good Good Good Good
Carrizo Plains
California Valley
Cuyama Valley
SE SLO County Valleys
Good Good Good Good Good Good

 

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CALL 805 781 4390 FOR RECORDED AIR QUALITY FORECAST AND INFORMATION


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AIR QUALITY INDEX (AQI): AQI DEFINITION AND INFORMATION

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FIRE INFORMATION -

SEE CALFIRE WEBSITE OR INCIWEB - U.S. FOREST SERVICE WEBSITE

SEE APCD WILDFIRE PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION

PRESCRIBED (PLANNED) BURNS

Prescribed burning provide fire prevention benefits consistent with fire plans of the participating agencies. If conditions are not appropriate for safe burning and good smoke dispersal, burning will be postponed.

15 & 16 November 2019 - Rock Springs Burn Project - NE of King City in Monterey County, 6800 acres total; fuels: timber litter, understory, grasses and chaparral

18-22 November 2019 - Webster VMP - Prescribed fire located on Hwy 229 between Creston and Santa Margarita - 900 acres total, 8 acres on 18 Nov 2019, 60 acres on 19 Nov 2019

Postponed - Date to be determined - State Parks and CAL FIRE burn - Swallow Creek - 90 to 100 acres on Estero Bluffs north of Cayucos Point. Burn is comprised of grasses and some chaparral.

Date to be determined - Harmony Headlands

Date to be determined - Molinari - San Simeon

Date to be determined- Junge prescribed fire located south of San Simeon.

Date to be determined - Camp Roberts 1 acre training burn.

For additional information call: 805 781 5912

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AIR QUALITY FORECAST DISCUSSION

ALL FORECAST ZONES

San Luis Obispo County is being impacted at times by pollution being transported into the county from adjacent areas. The air quality index may be in the Moderate range in some locations from an increase in particulate matter and ozone. The public is advised to consult your doctor if you are experiencing health problems. The forecasted Air Quality Index (AQI) is representative of pollution exposure for a 24-hour period. Current conditions may be different from the 24-hour forecast.

NIPOMO CDF FORECAST ZONE

11/20/2019 - Blowing Dust - Better Breathers Alert: Air quality is forecasted to be unhealthy for very sensitive persons due to blowing dust and sand. The 24 hour AQI is forecasted to be in the Yellow (Moderate) category; however, the hourly AQI may be in the Orange (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups) category or the Red (Unhealthy for Everyone) category at times. An increase in PM10 & PM2.5 is forecasted to occur from 10 am to 7 pm, with dust impacts peaking from noon to 6 pm. Reschedule outdoor activities to occur when there is no visible dust. Very sensitive individuals such as infants, as well as children and adults with existing respiratory or heart conditions may experience adverse health effects during blowing dust periods. If blowing dust and sand is visible in the air, County officials recommend all adults and children avoid strenuous outdoor activity, remain indoors as much as possible, and set any heating/air conditioning/ventilation systems to recirculation. The public is advised to consult your doctor if you are experiencing health problems in an area with blowing dust and sand. If staying indoors does not provide relief, temporarily leaving the area and going to a location where the sand is not blowing and dust is not visible is advised.

11/15/2019 - Blowing Dust: Some blowing dust may occur. The 24 hour AQI is forecasted to be in the Green (Good) category; however, the hourly AQI may be in the Yellow (Moderate) category at times. Extremely sensitive individuals with existing respiratory or heart conditions may experience adverse health effects and may need to take appropriate precautions. The general public likely will not experience symptoms.

NIPOMO MESA2 & NRP FORECAST ZONES

11/20/2019 - Blowing Dust: Some blowing dust may occur. The 24 hour AQI is forecasted to be in the Green (Good) category; however, the hourly AQI may be in the Yellow (Moderate) category at times. Extremely sensitive individuals with existing respiratory or heart conditions may experience adverse health effects and may need to take appropriate precautions. The general public likely will not experience symptoms.

For additional information call: 805 781 5912

Para informacion adicional llame: 805 781 5912

Description of Nipomo Forecast Zones: Nipomo Forecast Zone Map
 
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