Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
10
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
32
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
8,700

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 2
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 6   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 2
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 6
  Artemeisia (Sage) 6   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 8
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2
  Other Weed Pollen 10
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 54
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 157   Penicillium/Aspergillus 0
  Ascopores 2,357   Periconia 16
  Basidiospores 194   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 52
  Rusts 16
  Cladosporium 5,431
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 226
  Curvularia 18   Spegazzinia 6
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 22   Stemphilium 10
  Epicoccum 99
  Tetraploa 4
  Nigrospora 14   Torula 24

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, May 21, 2018*
THE WEEKEND FORECAST:

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
MEDIUM
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
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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