Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
371
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
4
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
4
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
3,168

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 16   Morus (Mulberry) 8
  Alnus (Alder) 4   Pinaceae (Pine) 20
  Betula (Birch) 111   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 8
  Celtis (Hackberry) 12   Quercus (Oak) 56
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 2
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 36   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 78
  Ulmus (Elm) 6
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 14
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 4
  Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 16
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 0   Penicillium/Aspergillus 52
  Ascopores 1875   Periconia 4
  Basidiospores 275   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 12
  Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 771
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 125
  Curvularia 0
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 4   Stemphilium 2
  Epicoccum 14
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 8
  Torula 8

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, February 18, 2019*
THE WEEKEND FORECAST:

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW

Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846.
Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.
For additional information, email to: rasmita.patel@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.


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