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AQI Forecast Map For: Thursday October 18, 2018

 
 
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To view the current and forecasted AQI for the following locations, click on the links:
Atascadero, Carrizo Plains, Morro Bay, Nipomo, Paso Robles, Red Hills, San Luis Obispo

Air Quality Index Six Day Forecast

Posted: 10/17/2018 1:46:28 PM

AQI Color Code

Good
AQI: 0-50

Moderate
AQI: 51-100

Unhealthy for Sensitive Grps.
AQI: 101-150

Unhealthy
AQI: 151-200


Region: Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Morro Bay Good Good Good Good Good Good
Paso Robles Good Good Good Good Good Good
Red Hills Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Atascadero Good Good Good Good Good Good
San Luis Obispo Good Good Good Good Good Good
Nipomo - CDF Good Good Good Good Moderate Moderate
Nipomo - Mesa2 Good Good Good Good Good Good
Nipomo - NRP Good Good Good Good Good Good
Carrizo Plains Good Good Good Good Good Good

 

* FORECAST DISCUSSION

TO OBTAIN THE CURRENT HOURLY AQI FOR YOUR LOCATION, SELECT YOUR CITY OR REGION FROM THE LINKS (With the label "Select a City/Region") LOCATED IN THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER OF THIS WEBPAGE (Under the map with the title "Today's Air Quality Forecast").

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

Particulate pollution may be transported into San Luis Obispo County from a variety of sources, including wildfires and air pollution from urban areas.


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RED HILLS FORECAST ZONE

10/17/18 through 10/22/18 : Ozone - Better Breathers Alert: Ozone concentrations will increase significantly midday, afternoon and evening. People who are sensitive to air pollution should limit time outside during midday, afternoon and early evening. During periods of high ozone, health impacts of ozone air pollution can be minimized by reducing strenuous activities and staying indoors. San Luis Obispo County residents are encouraged to reduce emission causing activities by limiting vehicle use.

NIPOMO CDF FORECAST ZONE

10/21/18 through 10/24/18 - 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 11 am to 7 pm, with dust impacts peaking from 1 pm to 5 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.

NIPOMO MESA 2 AND NRP FORECAST ZONES

10/21/18 through 10/24/18 - 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 4668

Description of Nipomo Forecast Zones: Nipomo Forecast Zone Map
 
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