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Ozone Information

Current Particulate Reading
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Office of Air Resources

Thursday, November 26, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 27 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 29 Good
Providence & Vicinity 28 Good Providence & Vicinity 39 Good
Southern & Coastal 29 Good Southern & Coastal 35 Good

Friday November 27, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 28 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 33 Good
Providence & Vicinity 29 Good Providence & Vicinity 42 Good
Southern & Coastal 30 Good Southern & Coastal 38 Good

Saturday November 28, 2015
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 32 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 22 Good
Providence & Vicinity 35 Good Providence & Vicinity 32 Good
Southern & Coastal 36 Good Southern & Coastal 28 Good

Forecast Discussion
Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 4:00 PM

Synopsis: A strong ridge of high pressure overhead is maintaining stagnant weather and allowing fine particles to reach MODERATE for Wednesday. For Thanksgiving, winds ahead of an approaching frontal system will pick up from the south allowing fine particles to drop back down to GOOD under sunny skies. Temperatures into the upper 50s. For Friday, winds turn more southwest, with continued GOOD air quality and temperatures a bit warmer than Thursday under continued sunny skies.

Phone Numbers

DEM's daily air quality readings: 1-401-222-2808
ALA's air pollution or lung health information: 1-800-LUNG-USA
State clean air programs: 1-401-222-2808

This information was provided by the:
Department of Environmental Management
Office of Air Resources
235 Promenade Street, Room 230, Providence, RI 02908

DEM provides a daily Ozone forecast from April through September
and a daily Fine Particle forecast all year round.

For further information, contact
Darren Austin at 401-222-2808 x7430.

For General Information 222-6800 • After Hours Emergencies 222-3070 • Disclaimer
rev. 11/23/15