261  
AEUS72 KRAH 272115  
AQIRAH  
 
AIR QUALITY FORECAST  
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
515 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017  
 
AIR QUALITY FORECASTS FOR THE TRIANGLE,FAYETTEVILLE, AND  
ROCKY MOUNT AREAS ARE PROVIDED BY THE NORTH CAROLINA  
DIVISION OF AIR QUALITY. AIR QUALITY FORECASTS FOR THE  
TRIAD AREA ARE PROVIDED BY THE FORSYTH COUNTY  
ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT.  
 
AIR QUALITY FORECAST FOR FRI APR 28 2017  
 
FAYETTEVILLE AREA  
AQI.................51  
COLOR CODE..........YELLOW  
PRIMARY POLLUTANT...SMALL PARTICULATE  
SIGNIFICANCE........AIR QUALITY IS A CONCERN FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE  
UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION.  
 
TRIAD AREA  
AQI.................70  
COLOR CODE..........YELLOW  
PRIMARY POLLUTANT...OZONE  
SIGNIFICANCE........AIR QUALITY IS A CONCERN FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE  
UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION.  
 
TRIANGLE AREA  
AQI.................51  
COLOR CODE..........YELLOW  
PRIMARY POLLUTANT...SMALL PARTICULATE  
SIGNIFICANCE........AIR QUALITY IS A CONCERN FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE  
UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION.  
 
ROCKY MOUNT AREA  
AQI.................51  
COLOR CODE..........YELLOW  
PRIMARY POLLUTANT...SMALL PARTICULATE  
SIGNIFICANCE........AIR QUALITY IS A CONCERN FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE  
UNUSUALLY SENSITIVE TO AIR POLLUTION.  
 

 
 
AIR QUALITY INDEX INFORMATION...  
 
COLOR CODE AIR QUALITY INDEX DESCRIPTION  
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GREEN 0-50 GOOD  
YELLOW 51-100 MODERATE  
ORANGE 101-150 UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS  
RED 151-200 UNHEALTHY  
PURPLE 201-300 VERY UNHEALTHY  
 

 
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...  
 
NORTH CAROLINA DIVISION OF AIR QUALITY  
WWW.NCAIR.ORG  
1-888-784-6224  
 
FORSYTH COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT  
WWW.CO.FORSYTH.NC.US/ENVAFFAIRS  
1-336-727-8060  
 
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY AIRNOW WEB SITE  
WWW.EPA.GOV/AIRNOW  
 

 
 
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