Air Quality Fair
Wind W 8 mph
Wind Gusts 18 mph
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Current Air Quality
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 very high. When dusting, use a microfiber cloth to help hold dust instead of pushing it around.
The risk of experiencing weather-related arthritis pain is low.
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 moderate.
The risk of suffering a weather-related migraine is very high. Try and stay indoors on days with colder temperatures or after a drop in pressure.
The risk of asthma symptoms is low.
Fishing conditions are poor.
Conditions for running are poor. Lightening and extremely cold temperatures are unsafe for outdoor runners.
Conditions for golfing are poor. Do not play if there is a chance of lightning.
Biking & Cycling
Conditions for cycling are poor. Avoid outdoor activity if there is a chance of lightning or in extremely cold temperatures.
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 great. Invest in a red flashlight. It can help prevent additional light pollution.
Conditions for hiking are poor.
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 poor. Consider moving your party indoors or under some form of cover.
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 low.
The risk for pest activity is moderate. Do not leave food unattended and clear counters of crumbs.
The risk for pest activity is high. Replacing outdoor lights with yellow bug lights can attract less insects.
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