Thursday, November 10, 2005

Information about smog problems in 2005

Information about smog problems in 2005


STATES WITH SMOG PROBLEMS IN 2005

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Wisconsin
West Virginia

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SOME FACTOIDS:


Most smog problems (“exceedences” in the jargon of the government) at one monitor in 2005: 68 at a monitoring station in San Bernardino, CA.

Total number of days with smog problems somewhere: 159 days.

The earliest smog problem was March 20 at Harris County, Texas. The most recent problems were in Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana on October 19.

The highest one-hour reading took place in San Bernardino.

Here are total recorded 8-hour ozone “exceedences” nationwide since 1997

Year Total ozone “exceedences”

1997 5,310
1998 8,545
1999 8,615
2000 4,639
2001 5,210
2002 9,085
2003 4,585
2004 1,934
2005* 3,423

*Unofficial

Official records from prior years available at http://www.epa.gov/air/data/geosel.html

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