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Forecast By County
Tuesday, October 21
Tue Wed
El Dorado
47
49
Placer
45
48
Sacramento
47
50
Yolo-Solano
38
41

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Spare The Air Days
2014
Spare The Air Days:
4

Sacramento Region Air Quality Forecast Forecast updated by noon
Today (Tue, Oct 21)
47 AQI - Good - Ozone
Tomorrow (Wed, Oct 22)
50 AQI - Good - Ozone

 
Extended Outlook
Thu, Oct 23
Moderate - Ozone
Fri, Oct 24
Good - Ozone
Sat, Oct 25
Good - Ozone
 
Yesterday's Regional High
Mon, Oct 20
35 AQI - Good - PM2.5
 
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Help Improve Air Quality
Air pollution poses a health risk to everyone. Your risk depends on your age, current health status and the length of exposure to the pollution. Some people are more vulnerable, especially children, pregnant women, the elderly, and those with lung or heart disease.

Here are five things you can do to reduce pollution:

  1. Cut back on driving
  2. Never use charcoal lighter fluid
  3. Shop online
  4. Use electric-powered tools
  5. Refuel after the sun goes down

A Spare The Air alert in the Sacramento region will be issued when the AQI for ground-level ozone pollution is forecast to reach 127 or above.