Elev 830ft 39.55 °N, 78.81 °W

Fort Ashby, WV

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Air Quality Index

Today:
Good

Help keep air quality good by biking to work and enjoying outdoor activities.

AQI:
20
Dominant Pollutant:
OZONE

High concentrations of ozone can cause headaches and irritate the lungs and airways, aggravating conditions such as asthma and chronic bronchitis.

AQI Source: EPA AirNow - Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental Protection

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81° | 66°
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71° | 64°
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82° | 65°
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84° | 64°
Partly Cloudy

Air Quality & Health Tips

carpool

Carpooling reduces particulates in the air and additional unhealthy pollutants by half!

pollen

Pollen counts are highest on warm days. Best times to be outdoors is in the early morning when dew is still on the plants.

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Fine Particulate Matter PM2.5*
Is an air pollutant that is a concern for people's health when levels are high. PM2.5 are tiny particles in the air which reduce visibility and cause the air to appear hazy when levels are elevated.
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Pressure

Current: 29.9 in .

Caution
ok
Heat Index: 84°F
75.6°F
76%
75.6°F
1 mph | NE

UV Index

Current
moderate
Current
5
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-World Health Organization

moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Limit sun exposure to 14-40 minutes. Apply skin protection factor (SPF) 30+ and wear protective clothing (hat and UV-A&B sunglasses).