Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Friday, January 17, 2020


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


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
MEDIUM
88
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
NONE

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
5,072

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 8
  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) 88   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) 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) 0
  Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 14
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 26
 Ascospores 2656
  Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 348
 Pithomyces 2
  Cercospora 16
  Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 1867
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 113
  Curvularia 8
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 16
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 0   Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 0   Torula 4


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, January 21, 2020*
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
MEDIUM
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW