Houston Health Department

 

DAILY POLLEN AND MOLD SPORE REPORT

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017


TYPE
RANGE
COUNT/Cubic meter air
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
104
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
124
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
18
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
12,486


The Major Tree Pollen Counted:

Betula(Birch)
0
Pinaceae(Pine)
0
Cupressaceae (Cedar)
0
Quercus(Oak)
0
Fraxinus(Ash)
0
Ulmus (Elm)
104
Morus(Mulberry)
0
Salix(Willow)
0
Platanus (Sycamore)
0
Liqudambar(Sweet Gum)
0
Carya (Hickory, Pecan)
0
Populus(Cottonwood)
0
Acer (Maple)
0
Celtis (Hackberry)
0
Alnus (Alder)
0
Other Tree Pollen/Unknown
0

 

The Major Weed Pollen Counted:

Ambrosia(Ragweed)
120
Chenopodiaceae/Amaranthaceae
0
Artemisia(Sage)
0
Rumex (Sheep Sorel)
0
Cyperaceae(Sedge)
0
Other weed pollen
4

The Major Mold Spores Counted:

Algae
72
Nigrospora
30
Alternaria
86
Penicillium/Aspergillus
329
Ascopores
1811
Oidium/Erysiphe
0
Basidiospores
714
Pithomyces
16
Cercospora
122
Periconia
100
Cladosporium
8246
Smuts/ Myxomycetes
624
Curvularia
216
Spegazzinia
10
Dreshslera/Helminthosporium
44
Rusts
12
Epicoccum
10
Tetraploa
12

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, October 23, 2017*

THE WEEKEND FORECAST:

TREE- HEAVY

GRASS-HEAVY

WEED- MEDIUM

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 us or call 832-393-3920. 

If you would like to report mold in a residence please call 832-393-5756

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