Air Quality Fair
Wind SSE 16 mph
Wind Gusts 24 mph
Mostly clear More Details
Current Air Quality
The risk of tree pollen symptoms is high. Keep your windows closed and change clothing after returning to the indoors.
The risk for ragweed pollen symptoms is moderate. Avoid walking in areas with tall grass or plants.
The risk of mold allergy symptoms is low.
The risk of grass pollen symptoms is very high. Change your clothing and remove your shoes after returning indoors.
Dust & Dander
The risk of dust and dander allergy symptoms is moderate. Closing your windows on windy days can help prevent outside dust or dander from getting into your home.
The risk of experiencing weather-related arthritis pain is extremely high. Arthritis medication can help ease symptoms. Stay active with low-impact activities and stretching.
The risk of weather-related sinus pressure is moderate. Make sure you stay hydrated.
The risk of catching a cold is low.
The risk of catching the flu is low.
The risk of suffering from a weather-related migraine is moderate.
The risk of asthma symptoms is high. Be sure to use HEPA filters in your home to cut down on indoor asthma triggers.
Fishing conditions are great. Find an area with less boat or human activity to avoid areas where fish are hiding.
Conditions for running are great. Be sure to warm up and cool down adequately.
Conditions for golfing are great. Stay hydrated when spending time in the sun.
Biking & Cycling
Conditions for cycling are great. Be sure you have the correct gear to keep your core temperature warm during winter months and cool during hot weather.
Beach & Pool
Conditions for a day at the beach or pool are great. Remember to stay hydrated.
Conditions for stargazing are good. Be sure to move away from city lights or turn off nearby lights, including indoor and outdoor lights.
Conditions for hiking are great. Wear sunscreen and UV-protective clothing.
Conditions for lawn mowing are great. Ensure you are servicing your mower frequently to keep the blades sharp.
Composting conditions are good. Make sure you frequently add water to your compost to keep it moist.
Conditions for outdoor entertaining will be great. Pay attention to the mosquito or pest forecast and prepare deterrents.
Conditions for flying are ideal. Have a safe trip.
Conditions for driving are great. Remain prepared for changing weather by tracking ongoing forecasts.
The risk for mosquito activity are high. Replacing outdoor lights with yellow bug lights can attract less insects.
The risk for pest activity is high. Replacing outdoor lights with yellow bug lights can attract less insects near your home.
The risk for pest activity is high. Consider insect bait to protect your lawn & gardens.
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