Triad Forecast

  Particulate Matter Ozone
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Synopsis and Discussion

High pressure continues to build in from the west today, keeping skies clear and dry to elevate particle pollution levels into the middle Code GREEN range. Particulate matter concentrations will continue to increase through the weekend as the aforementioned ridge of high pressure settles over the Triad. This high pressure ridge should limit dispersion and help elevate air quality levels into the upper Code GREEN range. A weak backdoor front approaches the Triad on Monday, potentially elevating particle pollution levels into the lower Code YELLOW range for a few hours. But at this time, the daily average for particulate matter concentrations should remain Code GREEN. (Payne)

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Air Monitoring Data

The Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection is making data available from the county's air monitoring network as a public service. These data represent the hourly data set from all of the sites within this network. Data from Triad sites outside of Forsyth County are collected by the North Carolina Division of Air Quality.


Disclaimer: The Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection posts this information using the first available data from our air quality monitoring network. No quality control review has been performed on this data, and the final results are subject to change after completion of standard quality assurance review and validation procedures.

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