04/20/2015

Grass showed up in low levels again today..  The grass pollen is full of starch, which makes it heavy.  It generally needs a warmer, breezier, lower humidity day in order for it to get airborne enough  to get into our sample.

 

 

Pollen Count Rating   Predominant Pollen
Trees: 28 Low   Birch, Cedar/Juniper,  Oak, Sycamore
Low: 1 – 50         Moderate: 51 – 199       High: 200-599       Very High: over 600
 
Grasses:  1 Low
Low: 1 – 5            Moderate: 6-14            High: 15-30            Very High: over 30
Weeds:  0  Absent
Low 1-2.9             Moderate 3 – 9           High 10-20             Very High = over 20

What these ratings mean:

Absent: No symptoms. Low: Only individuals extremely sensitive to these pollens will experience symptoms. Moderate: Many individuals sensitive to these pollens will experience symptoms High: Most individuals with any sensitivity to these pollens will experience symptoms. Very High: Almost all individuals with any sensitivity at all to these pollens will experience symptoms. Extremely sensitive people could have severe problems.