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Particulate Matter Measured Levels

Ozone Measured Levels

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Office of Air Resources

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 25 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 10 Good
Providence & Vicinity 25 Good Providence & Vicinity 14 Good
Southern & Coastal 25 Good Southern & Coastal 10 Good

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 27 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 14 Good
Providence & Vicinity 29 Good Providence & Vicinity 18 Good
Southern & Coastal 27 Good Southern & Coastal 14 Good

Friday, October 3, 2014
Ozone AQI Rating   Fine Particles AQI Rating
Alton Jones & Vicinity 32 Good Alton Jones & Vicinity 18 Good
Providence & Vicinity 34 Good Providence & Vicinity 22 Good
Southern & Coastal 32 Good Southern & Coastal 18 Good

Forecast Discussion
Wednesday, October, 2014, 11:00 AM

Another cloudy day with widespread showers with temperatures in the low 60s. Air quality GOOD for both ozone and PM 2.5. Showers will linger early Thursday as an area of low pressure drifts further offshore, but continued cloudy with GOOD air quality. Friday should have a break from the clouds and precip with more sun than clouds as high pressure noses in to the region. Air quality continued GOOD. A cold front will approach on Saturday with a chance of showers.

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. 10/01/14