RealFeel Shade™ 30°
Air Quality Fair
Wind ENE 4 mph
Wind Gusts 4 mph
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Little to no accumulation
Current Air Quality
The air quality is generally acceptable for most individuals. However, sensitive groups may experience minor to moderate symptoms from long-term exposure.
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The risk of tree pollen symptoms is low.
The risk for ragweed pollen symptoms is low.
The risk of mold allergy symptoms is low.
The risk of grass pollen symptoms is low.
Dust & Dander
The risk of dust and dander allergy symptoms is high. Be sure you're vacuuming with a HEPA-approved filter.
The risk of experiencing weather-related arthritis pain is high. Focus on low-impact aerobic exercises.
The risk of weather-related sinus pressure is high. Taking a hot shower may help ease sinus pressure.
The risk of catching a cold is moderate.
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 low.
Fishing conditions are fair.
Conditions for running are great. Be sure to warm up and cool down adequately.
Conditions for golfing are good. Wear sunscreen while out on the course.
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 poor. Stay out of the water if there is a chance of lightning. Only swim in water temperatures below 55 degrees if you have the proper gear.
Conditions for stargazing are poor.
Conditions for hiking are good. Stay hydrated and bring enough water to last the entire hike.
Conditions for lawn mowing are poor. Avoid mowing your lawn when it is wet, or temperatures are too cold.
Composting conditions are poor. Keep your compost area covered.
Conditions for outdoor entertaining will be fair. Pay attention to MinuteCast watch for upcoming rain showers.
Conditions for flying are ideal. Have a safe trip.
Conditions for driving are ideal.
The risk for mosquito activity are low.
The risk for pest activity is high. Consider an EPA-registered repellent to deter bites.
The risk for pest activity is low.
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