Air Quality Index Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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AEUS72 KCHS 171943
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GROUND LEVEL OZONE FORECAST
SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
343 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

GROUND LEVEL OZONE FORECASTS FOR THE CHARLESTON TRI-COUNTY
AREA ARE PROVIDED BY THE SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL.

SCZ044-045-050-052-182100-
DORCHESTER-INLAND BERKELEY-CHARLESTON-TIDAL BERKELEY-
343 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

THE GROUND LEVEL OZONE FORECAST FOR CHARLESTON...BERKELEY AND
DORCHESTER COUNTIES INCLUDING THE CHARLESTON METROPOLITAN AREA
FOR THURSDAY IS...23 OR CODE GREEN. THIS FALLS IN THE GOOD CATEGORY.

A CODE GREEN FORECAST MEANS NO HEALTH EFFECTS ARE EXPECTED.

&&

--- AIR QUALITY INDEX TABLE ---

COLOR CODE    AIR QUALITY INDEX   CODE DESCRIPTION
--------------------------------------------------------
GREEN         0-50                GOOD
YELLOW        51-100              MODERATE
ORANGE        101-150             UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS
RED           151-200             UNHEALTHY
PURPLE        201-300             VERY UNHEALTHY

VISIT THE SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL
CONTROL WEB SITE AT WWW.DHEC.SC.GOV/OZONE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
AND GROUND LEVEL OZONE FORECASTS FOR OTHER AREAS IN SOUTH CAROLINA.

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