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Today's Texas Air Quality Forecast

The latest forecast for air quality conditions in Texas' metropolitan areas.

January 16, 2018

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Forecast based on EPA's Air Quality Index (AQI)
AQI Scale
Forecast Region
(Click name for AIRNOW version)
Tue
01/16/2018
Wed
01/17/2018
Thu
01/18/2018
Fri
01/19/2018
Austin Good Good Good Good
Beaumont-Port Arthur Good Good Good Good
Brownsville-McAllen Good Good Good Good
Corpus Christi Good Good Good Good
Dallas-Fort Worth Good Good Good Good
El Paso Good Good Good Good
Houston Good Good Good Good
Laredo Good Good Good Good
Lubbock Good Good Good Good
Midland-Odessa Good Good Good Good
San Antonio Good Good Good Good
Tyler-Longview Good Good Good Good
Victoria Good Good Good Good
Waco-Killeen Good Good Good Good

An asterisk (*) indicates that an Ozone Action Day is or will be in effect for the indicated region.

Discussion

Tuesday 01/16/2018
Moderate to strong winds, cold temperatures, heavy cloud cover with precipitation, and/or low incoming background levels should help keep air quality in the "Good" range in most spots statewide.

Wednesday 01/17/2018
Moderate winds, cold temperatures, and/or low incoming background levels should help keep air quality in the "Good" range in most spots statewide.

Thursday 01/18/2018 Outlook
Moderate winds, cool temperatures, increasing cloud cover, and/or low incoming background levels should help keep air quality in the "Good" range in most spots statewide.

Friday 01/19/2018 Outlook
Moderate to strong winds, cold temperatures, heavy cloud cover with precipitation, and/or low incoming background levels should help keep air quality in the "Good" range in most spots statewide.

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This forecast was last updated at 9:00 am on Tuesday, January 16th, and is updated daily on normal TCEQ work days and may also be updated on weekends or holidays when air pollution levels are high. Regardless of our forecast, we always recommend that each individual determine what level of activity they should conduct based on the actual local conditions. See the "Related Current Data" links above to monitor the latest actual conditions.