Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
16
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
2
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
9,302

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 0
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0   Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0
  Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 2   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 6   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 0
  Other Weed Pollen 8
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 72   Penicillium/Aspergillus 105
  Ascopores 2796   Periconia 14
  Basidiospores 836   Pithomyces 4
  Cercospora 479
  Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 4295
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 243
  Curvularia 249   Spegazzinia 4
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 58   Stemphilium 16
  Epicoccum 8
  Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 113
  Torula 8

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, August 13, 2018*
THE WEEKEND FORECAST:

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM

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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