Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Friday, August 16, 2019


Houston pollen and mold count — All counts below are in cubic meter air


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
0
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
18
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
9,465

 
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) 4   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 2   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 12
  Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 81   Penicillium/Aspergillus 469
  Ascopores 3,377   Periconia 8
  Basidiospores 437
 Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 81
  Rusts 2
  Cladosporium 4,519
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 159
  Curvularia 222
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 66
  Stemphilium 4
  Epicoccum 2   Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 36   Torula 0


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, August 19, 2019*
Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846.
Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.
For additional information, email to: pollen.mold@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.
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Weekend Forecast


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