Air Quality Index Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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AEUS72 KCAE 182012
AQICAE
Air Quality Forecast
National Weather Service Columbia SC
353 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017

This air quality forecast for central South Carolina
and the Central Savannah River Area of Georgia is
provided by the South Carolina Department of Health
and Environmental Control.

The forecast is valid for Saturday August 19 2017.

The forecast for the counties of Calhoun, Fairfield,
Kershaw, Lexington, Newberry, Richland, Saluda, and Sumter
is in the green (or good) category...
with an air quality index value of 44.

The forecast for the counties of Aiken, Barnwell,
Columbia, Edgefield, McCormick, and Richmond
is in the green (or good) category...
with an air quality index value of 47.

The forecast for the counties of Chesterfield and Lee
is in the green (or good) category...
with an air quality index value of 44.

The forecast for the county of Lancaster
is in the green (or good) category...
with an air quality index value of 48.

Additional 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

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
WWW.DHEC.SC.GOV/OZONE
1-803-898-4123

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