Site Name Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI PM10 AQI
Carmel Valley AMS 5 at 9AM 1 at 9AM N/A
Hollister AMS 9 at 9AM 21 at 9AM 12 at 8AM
King City AMS 11 at 9AM 25 at 9AM 25 at 8AM
Pinnacles NM 19 at 10AM N/A N/A
SLV Middle School AMS N/A 8 at 9AM N/A
Salinas AMS 19 at 9AM 24 at 9AM N/A
Santa Cruz AMS 6 at 9AM 26 at 9AM N/A
All times shown in PDT Air Quality Index Information
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Area Today Tomorrow
Pinnacles National Monument Ozone Ozone
Salinas Ozone Ozone
Santa Cruz Ozone Ozone
Hollister Ozone Ozone
King City Ozone Ozone
Carmel Valley Ozone Ozone
Davenport Ozone Ozone
San Lorenzo Valley Ozone Ozone
Scotts Valley Ozone Ozone
Watsonville Ozone Ozone
Marina/Seaside Ozone Ozone
Monterey Peninsula Ozone Ozone
July 20 to July 25, 2018 ? The high pressure ridge off of the west coast is predicted to remain for several more days but looks like it may weaken by the middle of next week. Temperatures will remain very warm during this time. The district AQI monitors are predicted to remain in the GOOD category for PM2.5. Hollister and King City may see PM10 in the MODERATE range. Ozone is expected to be GOOD along the coast and may reach MODERATE over the weekend.

Basin 24-hr Decision
Mon Jul 23
48-hr Forecast
Tue Jul 24
72-hr Outlook
Wed Jul 25
96-hr Trend
Thu Jul 26
North Central Coast - Coastal Zone No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Unfavorable
North Central Coast - Inland Zone No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Unfavorable
North Central Coast - San Lorenzo Valley No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Unfavorable
Source: PFIRS - Prescribed Fire Information Reporting System