Carmel River School - Good - 48 AQI - PM2.5 - 10PM
Carmel Valley AMS - Good - 39 AQI - PM2.5 - 9PM
Gonzales - Good - 39 AQI - PM2.5 - 10PM
Greenfield - Good - 40 AQI - PM2.5 - 10PM
Hollister AMS - Good - 32 AQI - Ozone - 9PM
King City AMS - Moderate - 54 AQI - PM2.5 - 9PM
Pinnacles NM - Good - 40 AQI - Ozone - 10PM
SLV Middle School - Good - 43 AQI - PM2.5 - 9PM
Salinas AMS - Good - 41 AQI - PM2.5 - 9PM
Santa Cruz AMS - Good - 40 AQI - PM2.5 - 9PM
Site Name Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI PM10 AQI
Carmel River School N/A 48 at 10PM N/A
Carmel Valley AMS 30 at 9PM 39 at 9PM N/A
Gonzales N/A 39 at 10PM N/A
Greenfield N/A 40 at 10PM N/A
Hollister AMS 32 at 9PM 29 at 9PM 26 at 8PM
King City AMS 29 at 9PM 54 at 9PM 37 at 8PM
Pinnacles NM 40 at 10PM N/A N/A
SLV Middle School N/A 43 at 9PM N/A
Salinas AMS 31 at 9PM 41 at 9PM N/A
Santa Cruz AMS 31 at 9PM 40 at 9PM N/A
All times shown in PDT
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Area Today Tomorrow
Pinnacles National Monument Ozone Ozone
Salinas PM2.5 PM2.5
Santa Cruz PM2.5 PM2.5
Hollister PM2.5 PM2.5
King City PM2.5 PM2.5
Carmel Valley PM2.5 PM2.5
Davenport PM2.5 PM2.5
San Lorenzo Valley PM2.5 PM2.5
Scotts Valley PM2.5 PM2.5
Watsonville PM2.5 PM2.5
Marina/Seaside PM2.5 PM2.5
Monterey Peninsula PM2.5 PM2.5
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BURN SUSPENSION: CAL FIRE has suspended all burn permits within the State Responsibility Area and Local Responsibility Areas under contract with CAL FIRE, in Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey Counties. Click here to view CAL FIRE's press release and proclamation.

Source: PFIRS - Prescribed Fire Information Reporting System
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