Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
378
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
34
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
70
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
6,929

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 10
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 16
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 4
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 56   Populus (Cottonwood) 24
  Celtis (Hackberry) 44   Quercus (Oak) 198
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 6
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 6
  Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 2
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 12
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 10
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 16
  Other Weed Pollen 8
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 32
  Oidium/Erysiphe 8
  Alternaria 67
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 85
  Ascopores 3,029   Periconia 4
  Basidiospores 583
  Pithomyces 4
  Cercospora 80
  Rusts 18
  Cladosporium 2,722
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 243
  Curvularia 8
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 26   Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 14
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 6
  Torula 0

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, April 22, 2019*
THE WEEKEND FORECAST:

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
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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National Allergy Bureau Pollen and Mold Report